gerrymandering
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gerrymandering(
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mahn
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rihng
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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. (politics)
a. la manipulación de circunscripciones electorales
(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).
Although the party won a majority of the vote, they obtained few seats as a result of gerrymandering.Aunque el partido ganó la mayoría de los votos, obtuvo pocos escaños como resultado de la manipulación de circunscripciones electorales.
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gerrymandering [ˈdʒerɪmændərɪŋ]
noun
manipulaciones (f)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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