identification
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identification(
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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. (act of identifying)
a. la identificación
(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).
In many cases, the diaries had been altered to prevent their identification.En muchos casos, se habían alterado los diarios para impedir su identificación.
2. (proof of identity)
a. la documentación
(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 guard won't let you in without identification.El guardia no te dejará entrar sin documentación.
b. el identificación
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Ask to see some identification before you let them into your home.Pide algún tipo de identificación antes de dejarlos entrar a tu casa.
3. (association)
a. la identificación
(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).
Having lived years in the Caribbean, I understand her identification with Cuban culture.Por haber vivido años en el caribe, entiendo su identificación con la cultura cubana.
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identification
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (of body, criminal)
a. la identificación
(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).
2. (documents)
a. la documentación
(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).
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identification [aɪˌdentɪfɪˈkeɪʃən]
noun
identificación (f)
the state of the body made identification difficult el estado del cadáver dificultaba su identificación; we have a positive identification of the victim disponemos ya de la identidad de la víctima; the identification of democracy with liberty la identificación de la democracia con la libertad
modifier
identification card (n)
identity card See culture box in entry identity.
identification documents identification papers (n) documentos (m) de identidad; documentación (f)
identification mark (n) señal (f) de identificación
identification parade (n) (Britain) rueda (f) de reconocimiento; rueda (f) de identificación
identification tag (n) (US) chapa (f) de identificación
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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Phrases with "identification"
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identification card
la identificación
vehicle identification number
el número de identificación del vehículo
tax identification number
número de identificación fiscal
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