mastery
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mastery
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (skill)
a. la maestría
(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).
The pianist's expressiveness and technical mastery combined to produce a sensational performance.La expresividad y la maestría técnica de la pianista se combinaron en una interpretación sensacional.
2. (knowledge)
a. el dominio
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
In his talk on mountaineering, O'Connor demonstrated his complete mastery of the subject.En su charla sobre alpinismo, O'Connor puso de manifiesto su absoluto dominio del tema.
3. (control)
a. el dominio
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Humans have always sought to prove their mastery over nature.Los seres humanos desde siempre han intentado demostrar su dominio sobre la naturaleza.
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mastery
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (of territory, subject matter)
a. el dominio
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
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mastery [ˈmɑːstərɪ]
noun
1 (understanding) [of subject, technique] dominio (m)
learning depends upon the mastery of the fundamental skills of language
2 (skill) maestría (f)
his mastery on the football field su maestría en el terreno de juego
3 (control) (over competitors etc) dominio (m); superioridad (f)
to gain the mastery of (dominate) llegar a dominar; (take over) hacerse el señor de
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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