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divisa
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divisa(
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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. (finance)
a. foreign currency
Ud. tendrá que cambiar su dinero en el banco, porque aquí no admitimos divisa.You'll have to exchange your money at the bank, because here we don't accept foreign currency.
b. currency
El hotel ofrece servicio de cambio de divisas para viajeros del exterior.The hotel offers a currency exchange service for foreign travelers.
2. (badge)
a. emblem
Los astronautas llevan la divisa de la NASA en el pecho y la bandera de su país en el brazo.Astronauts carry NASA's emblem on their chests and their country's flags on their arms.
b. insignia
La gorra de ese oficial tiene la divisa de Capitán de la Armada.That officer's cap has a Navy's Captain insignia.
3. (slogan)
a. motto
La divisa de los tres mosqueteros era "uno para todos y todos para uno".The motto of the three musketeers was "one for all, and all for one"
4. (bullfighting)
a. colored ribbons
El toro que salió al ruedo tiene la divisa verde y roja de la ganadería Miura.The bull in the arena has the green and red colored ribbons of the Miura cattle ranch.
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divisa
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (moneda)
a. foreign currency
divisa convertibleconvertible currency
una divisa fuertea strong currency
2. (distintivo)
a. emblem
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divisa
1 (distintivo) emblem
2 (Heráldica) device; motto
3 (also divisas) (Economía) foreign currency
control de divisas exchange control
divisa de reserva reserve currency
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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