guardianship
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guardianship(
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di
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uhn
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shihp
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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. (legal)
a. la tutela
(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).
As his parents were not able to care for him, he was placed under the guardianship of an uncle.Como sus padres no podían cuidar de él, su tutela le fue asignada a un tío.
b. la custodia
(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).
John has made an application for the guardianship of his girlfriend's son.John presentó la solicitud de custodia del hijo de su novia.
2. (protection)
a. la custodia
(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).
Our guardianship of the world's resources is something we should take very seriously.La custodia de los recursos de este planeta es algo que debemos tomarnos muy en serio.
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guardianship
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (law)
a. la tutela
(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).
Copyright © 2006 Harrap Publishers Limited
guardianship [ˈɡɑːdɪənʃɪp]
noun
tutela (f); custodia (f)
she was placed under her mother's guardianship quedó sometida a la tutela de su madre
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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