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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. (fact of being contradictory)
a. contradiction
Dioni dice que no hay contradicción en el hecho de ser cazador y amar a los animales.Dioni says there's no contradiction in being a hunter and an animal lover.
2. (act of contradicting)
a. contradiction
Se puede afirmar, sin miedo a contradicción, que este es uno de los mejores discos de 2016.It can be said, without fear of contradiction, that this is one of the best records of 2016.
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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. contradiction
estar en contradicción conto be in (direct) contradiction to
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espíritu de contradicción: había en él cierto espíritu de contradicción there were certain contradictions in his nature; eres el espíritu de la contradicción, ahora piensas una cosa y luego cambias de idea you're so contrary, one minute you think one thing, the next minute you've changed your mind; contradicción de o en los términos contradiction in terms; están en contradicción they stand in contradiction to each other
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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