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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. (nature)
a. quality
La calidad del hotel era excelente.The quality of the hotel was excellent.
2. (position)
a. status
En su calidad como presidente de la junta directiva por fin encontró el respeto que añoraba.He finally found the respect he longed for from his status as president of the board of directors.
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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. (de producto, servicio)
a. quality
un género de (buena) calidada quality product
la relación calidad-preciovalue (for money)
calidad de imagenimage quality
calidad de vidaquality of life
2. (clase)
a. class
3. (condición)
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
en calidad dein one's capacity as
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1 [de objeto, material, producto] quality; [de servicio] quality; standard
la calidad del agua ha empeorado the quality of the water has worsened; han mejorado la calidad de la enseñanza they have improved the quality o standard of education; they have raised standards in education
la alta calidad de los trabajos presentados
de (buena) calidad good-quality; quality; fruta de (buena) calidad good-quality fruit; quality fruit; turismo de calidad quality tourism; vinos de calidad quality wines; de mala calidad low-quality; poor-quality
calidad de vida quality of life
2 (condición) position; status
su calidad de presidente se lo prohíbe his position o status as president prohibits him from doing so; en calidad de: te lo digo en calidad de amigo I'm telling you as a friend
3 (Informática)
calidad de borrador draft quality; draft
calidad de carta calidad de correspondencia letter quality
calidad de texto text quality
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