IDA
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IDA(
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di
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An abbreviation is the shortened form of a word or group of words (e.g. "UFO" = "unidentified flying object"; "p." = "page").
abbreviation
1. (International Development Association)
a. la AIF
(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).
The IDA's mission is to reduce poverty around the world.La misión de la AIF es reducir la pobreza en todo el mundo.
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IDA
abbreviation:noun
International Development Association AIF (f)
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ida
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ida(
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dah
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A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
1. (act of departing)
a. departure
La ida a La Paz está programada para las ocho de la noche.The departure for La Paz is scheduled for eight in the evening.
2. (trip)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
No tuvimos problemas en la ida, pero de regreso experimentamos muchos retrasos.We didn't have any problems getting there, but we experienced a lot of delays on the way back.
La ida la vamos a hacer por bicicleta, pero de regreso tomaremos el tren.We're going to go there by bicycle, but we'll return by train.
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ida
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (viaje)
a. outward journey
el viaje de ida lo haremos de nochewe'll travel out there overnight
a la ida fuimos en trenwe went by train on the way there
2. (fig)
a.
idas y venidascomings and goings
3. (sports)
a.
partido de idafirst leg
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ida
1 (movimiento) departure
viaje de ida outward journey; partido de ida away leg; ida y vuelta round trip; billete de ida y vuelta return (ticket); round trip ticket; (EEUU) idas y venidas comings and goings
en dos idas y venidas in an instant
dejar las idas por las venidas to miss the boat
2 (Caza) track; trail
3 (acto precipitado) rash act
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