internamiento
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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (politics)
a. internment
El gobierno aprobó una ley para el internamiento de inmigrantes ilegales en campamentos.The government passed a law providing for the internment of illegal immigrants in camps.
2. (legal)
a. involuntary commitment
María no sabía que Juan padecía psicosis y se sorprendió de su internamiento.Maria didn't know Juan suffered from psychosis and was surprised to hear of his involuntary commitment.
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internamiento
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (en manicomio)
a. confinement
2. (en escuela)
a. boarding
3. (politics)
a. internment
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internamiento
(Política) internment; (Med) admission to hospital; (to hospital)
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