health

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health(
hehlth
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (of a person)
a. la salud
(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).
(F)
She is in excellent health.Tiene una salud excelente.
2. (of a population)
a. la salud
(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).
(F)
The factory poses a public health risk.La fábrica representa un peligro para la salud pública.
3. (of a company or organization)
a. la salud
(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).
(F)
The economy is in good health.La economía goza de buena salud.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
adjective
4. (related to health)
a. sanitario
The country has an excellent health care system.El país cuenta con un excelente sistema de asistencia sanitaria.
b. de sanidad
This year's health budget is one million dollars higher than the previous year.El presupuesto de sanidad de este año supera en un millón de dólares al del año anterior.
c. médico
To be treated at this center, you need to have health insurance.Para ser tratado en este centro, necesita tener un seguro médico.
d. de salud
Becky is very young, but she already has many health problems.Becky es muy joven, pero ya tiene muchos problemas de salud.
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health
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (general)
a. la salud
(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).
(F)
to be in good/poor healthestar bien/mal de salud
the economy is in good healthla economía goza de buena salud
the Department of Healthel Ministerio de Sanidad
to drink (to) somebody's healthbrindar a la salud de alguien, brindar por alguien
health careatención sanitaria
health centercentro de salud, ambulatorio m
2. (finance)
a.
health covercobertura sanitaria
health farmclínica de adelgazamiento
health foodcomida integral
health hazard or riskpeligro para la salud
3. (finance)
a.
health insuranceseguro de enfermedad
health resortcentro de reposo
the Health Serviceel sistema de sanidad pública británico
health visitorenfermero(a) visitante
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health [helθ]
noun
salud (f)
to be in good/bad health estar bien/mal de salud; he was granted early retirement on grounds of ill health le concedieron la jubilación anticipada por razones de salud; good health! ¡(a tu) salud!; to drink (to) sb's health beber a la salud de algn; brindar por algn; Minister of Health MinistroaMinistra (m) (f) de Sanidad;a Ministra Ministry of Health Ministerio (m) de Sanidad
Secretaría $ de Salud >
Department of Health and Human Services (US) Ministerio (m) de Sanidad y Seguridad Social
modifier
health authority (n) administración (f) sanitaria
health benefit (n) (US) subsidio (m) de enfermedad
health care (n) asistencia (f) sanitaria; atención (f) sanitaria
health centre health center (US) (n) centro (m) de salud; centro (m) médico
health club (n) gimnasio (m)
health education (n) educación (f) sanitaria
health farm (n) centro (m) de adelgazamiento
health food(s) (n) alimentos (m) dietéticos; alimentos (m) naturales
health food shop (n) tienda (f) de alimentos dietéticos; herbolario (m)
health hazard (n) peligro (m) para la salud; riesgo (m) para la salud
it's a health hazard presenta un peligro or un riesgo para la salud
health insurance (n) seguro (m) de enfermedad; seguro (m) médico
health problem (n) (personal) problema (m) de salud; (public) problema (m) sanitario
health resort (n) (spa) balneario (m); (in mountains) sanatorio (m)
Health Service (n) (Britain) Servicio (m) de Sanidad; Servicio (m) de Salud Pública
Health Service doctor (n) médico (m) de la Seguridad Social
health spa (n) balneario (m)
The package includes free use of the hotel's health spa facilities
health visitor (n) auxiliar (m) sanitarioasanitaria en asistencia domiciliaria;a sanitaria (en asistencia domiciliaria)
on cigarette packets, adverts There have been suggestions, for example, that sweets should carry a health warning, like cigarettes I think you should put a health warning at the beginning of such prose alerting asthmatics to the danger of reading such stuff without an inhaler to hand
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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