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A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
feminine noun
1. (workplace)
a. secretary's office
Me dirigí a la secretaría del colegio para poner una reclamación.I went to the school's secretary's office to file a complaint.
2. (post or job)
a. secretaryship
El presidente del club tiene personas de confianza que llevan la tesorería y la secretaría.The club's president has people he trusts running the treasury and secretaryship.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
Glenda se hizo cargo de la secretaría de la asociación.Glenda took over as the association's secretary.
El señor López renunció a la secretaría después de años en el cargo.Mr. Lopez resigned as secretary after years in the post.
3. (department in large organization)
a. secretariat
Trabaja como traductora para la Secretaría de la Organización Mundial de la Salud.She works as a translator for the World Health Organization Secretariat.
4. (politics)
Regionalism used in Mexico
a. department
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
La Secretaría de Deporte pidió más fondos para construir un nuevo estadio.The Department of Sports and Recreation demanded more funds to build a new stadium.
b. ministry (United Kingdom)
La Secretaría de Educación dotará de más medios a las escuelas.The Ministry of Education will provide schools with more resources.
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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. (cargo administrativo)
a. post of secretary
2. (oficina administrativa)
a. secretary's office
3. (organismo)
a. secretariat
Secretaría de Estadogovernment department under the control of a
1 (oficina) secretary's office
2 (cargo) secretaryship
Secretaría (México) (Ministerio) Ministry
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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