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Usage note
This word must be preceded by the definite article in the sense shown in 3).
A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
1. (allegation)
a. accusation
La acusación de fraude dirigida al banco era totalmente infundada.The fraud accusation levelled at the bank was completely baseless.
2. (legal)
a. charge
Jorge tiene que presentarse en la corte para responder a las acusaciones hechas en su contra.Jorge has to appear in court to respond to the charges filed against him.
3. (prosecuting party)
a. the prosecution
La acusación llamó a declarar dos nuevos testigos en contra del acusado.The prosecution called two new witnesses to testify against the accused.
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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. (inculpación)
a. charge
2. (law)
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
la acusaciónthe prosecution
acusación particularprivate action
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(inculpación) accusation; (Jur) (cargo) charge; indictment; (acusador) prosecution
negar la acusación to deny the charge
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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