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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. (mental faculty)
a. intelligence
La inteligencia del niño de Pepe está bastante por encima de la media.Pepe's son's intelligence is well over the average.
2. (military and politics)
a. intelligence
La inteligencia militar detectó señales de actividad nuclear en el país enemigo.Military intelligence discovered signs of nuclear activity in the enemy country.
3. (group of intellectuals)
a. intelligentsia
La inteligencia francesa del siglo XIX fue muy prolífica y nos dio grandes obras de literatura.The French intelligentsia of the 19th century was very prolific and gave us great works of literature.
A word or phrase restricted in usage to literature or established writing (e.g. sex, once upon a time).
a. understanding
Nuestra hija demostró tener una clara inteligencia de la situación cuando supo que nos divorciábamos.Our daughter showed she had a clear understanding of the situation when she knew we were getting a divorce.
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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. (general)
a. intelligence
2. (computers)
inteligencia artificialartificial intelligence
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1 (capacidad) intelligence
inteligencia artificial artificial intelligence
inteligencia máquina machine intelligence
inteligencia verbal verbal skills
; (p)
verbal ability
2 (persona inteligente) mind; intellect
es una de las grandes inteligencias del partido he is one of the great minds o intellects of the party
3 (Mil) intelligence
servicio de inteligencia intelligence service
la inteligencia (intelectuales) the intelligentsia
5 (comprensión) understanding
6 (acuerdo) agreement
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inteligencia artificial
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servicio de inteligencia
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