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percepción
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percepción(
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syohn
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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. (sensing)
a. perception
Después de dejar de fumar, mejoró su percepción de los sabores.After quitting smoking, his perception of taste improved.
2. (idea)
a. perception
Al consumir estupefacientes, la percepción de lo que te rodea se ve afectada.When you use narcotics, your perception of your environment is affected.
3. (finance)
a. payment
No le corresponde la percepción de la pensión de viudedad porque no estaban casados.She's not entitled to the payment of the widow's pension because they weren't married.
b. collection
El sistema de salud pública no es gratuito, se financia mediante la percepción de impuestos.The public health system isn't free; it's funded through the collection of taxes.
c. receipt
La percepción del salario está garantizada aunque vayas a la huelga.The receipt of the wage is guaranteed even if you go on strike.
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percepción
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (por los sentidos, la inteligencia)
a. perception
percepción extrasensorialextrasensory perception
2. (cobro)
a. receipt, collection
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percepción
1 (facultad) perception
percepción extrasensorial extrasensory perception
2 (idea) perception; idea
3 (Com) (Economía) collection; (recibo) receipt
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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