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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. (general)
a. clemency
La petición de clemencia del abogado fue negada por el juez.The lawyer's appeal for clemency was denied by the judge.
b. mercy
El tiempo no tiene clemencia y nos hará envejecer sin remedio.Time has no mercy and we can't avoid aging.
c. leniency
La clemencia del juez evitó que Robert fuera condenado a prisión.Robert escaped a prison sentence thanks to the judge's leniency.
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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. mercy, clemency
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(misericordia) mercy; clemency; (Jur) leniency;
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