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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. (medicine)
a. dose
Debes tomar una dosis de ibuprofeno cada ocho horas por cuatro días.You need to take a dose of ibuprofen every eight hours for four days.
b. dosage
Para dejar de tomar este medicamento hay que reducir la dosis a la mitad cada semana.To stop taking this medication, you need to cut the dosage in half each week.
2. (amount)
a. deal
Trabajar con ella va a requerir una buena dosis de paciencia.Working with her is going to require a great deal of patience.
b. dose
Necesito una buena dosis de risa después de una semana tan agobiante en el trabajo.I need a good dose of laughter after such a stressful week at work.
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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 medicamento, droga)
a. dose
2. (de paciencia, cariño)
a. amount
me encantan los niños, pero en pequeñas dosisI love children, but in small doses
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1 (Med) dose
en pequeñas dosis
2 (Química) proportion
3 (cantidad) dose
una buena dosis de paciencia a great deal of patience; con una buena dosis de vanidad with a good measure of vanity; en pequeñas dosis in small doses
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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