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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. (general)
a. subsidy
El ayuntamiento recibió una subvención para construir un aeropuerto en la ciudad.The local government got a subsidy to build an aiport in the city.
b. grant
El colegio solicitó una subvención para implantar un aula de informática.The school applied for a grant to set up a computer room.
c. subvention
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
El dinero de la subvención del ayuntamiento no fue suficiente para restaurar el paseo marítimo.The money from the council's subvention was not enough to restore the seafront.
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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. (para un proyecto)
a. grant
2. (para proteger precios, una industria)
a. subsidy
la orquesta recibe una subvención del ayuntamientothe orchestra receives financial support from the town council
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subsidy; subvention; grant
subvenciones agrícolas agricultural subsidies
subvención estatal state subsidy
subvención para la inversión (Com) investment grant
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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