front line
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front line(
fruhnt
 
layn
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (military)
a. el frente
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Some prisoners were released to join the army. They were sent to the front line with no training.Algunos prisioneros fueron liberados para unirse al ejército. Los enviaron al frente sin entrenamiento alguno.
2. (most advanced position in an activity)
a. la vanguardia
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
This team has always been at the front line team of design innovation.Este equipo siempre ha estado en la vanguardia de la innovación en diseño.
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front-line [ˈfrʌntlaɪn]
adjective
[+troops, news] de primera línea; [+countries, areas] fronterizo a una zona en guerra;
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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