inquilino
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el inquilino, la inquilina(
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This means that the noun can be masculine or feminine, depending on the gender of person it refers to (e.g. el doctor, la doctora).
1. (renter)
a. tenant
El inquilino anterior dañó la alfombra y perdió su depósito.The former tenant damaged the carpet and lost his deposit.
b. lessee
La inquilina decidió firmar el formulario a pesar de que las políticas del propietario eran estrictas.The lessee decided to sign the form even though the landlord's policies were strict.
2. (agriculture)
Regionalism used in Chile
(Chile)
a. tenant farmer
Mi bisabuela era inquilina en la Región de La Araucanía.My great-grandmother was a tenant farmer in the Araucanía Region.
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inquilino
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. tenant
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inquilinoa inquilina
(arrendatario) tenant; (Com) lessee; (Chile) (Agr) tenant farmer
inquilino de renta antigua long-standing tenant; protected tenant
La ley admite la posibilidad de que los [inquilinos de renta antigua] puedan mantener los contratos sin variación durante 10 años improrrogables.
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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