legislature

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legislature(
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (politics)
a. la asamblea legislativa
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
The legislature held a special meeting to rush the passing of the bill.La asamblea legislativa mantuvo una reunión especial para apurar la aprobación del proyecto de ley.
b. la legislatura
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
Our former mayor was elected to the state legislature.Nuestro antiguo alcalde salió elegido a la legislatura del estado.
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legislature
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (general)
a. la legislativo m, asamblea legislativa
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
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legislature [ˈledʒɪslətʃəʳ]
noun
asamblea (f) legislativa; legislatura (f); (LAm)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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