garrison
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garrison(
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (military)
a. la guarnición
(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).
There is a garrison of British troops stationed in the city.Hay una guarnición de tropas británicas apostadas en la ciudad.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
2. (to assign troops)
a. guarnecer
The general garrisoned the port in July of that year.El general guarneció el puerto en julio de ese año.
b. acuartelar
We need to garrison troops to the city because it will be a likely target.Tenemos que acuartelar tropas en la ciudad porque será un objetivo probable.
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garrison
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la guarnición
(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).
garrison dutyservicio en una guarnición
garrison townciudad con guarnición
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
2. (troops)
a. acuartelar
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garrison [ˈɡærɪsən]
noun
guarnición (f)
transitive verb
guarnecer
modifier
garrison town (n) plaza (f) fuerte
garrison troops (n) tropas (f) de guarnición
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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