memorandum
Usage note
The plural of "memorandum" is "memorandums" or "memoranda."
memorandum
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (message)
a. el memorándum
(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).
The CEO sent a memorandum to all staff explaining the company's position.El presidente envió un memorándum a todo el personal explicando la situación de la empresa.
b. la nota
(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).
There was a pile of letters, memoranda, and reports on her desk.En su escritorio había un montón de cartas, notas e informes.
2. (politics and diplomacy)
a. el memorándum
(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).
The prime minister warned of the threat in a memorandum sent to the country's foreign embassies.El primer ministro advirtió del peligro en un memorándum enviado a las embajadas del país en el extranjero.
b. el memorando
(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).
The two countries signed a memorandum of understanding on the development of nuclear power.Los dos países firmaron un memorando de entendimiento sobre el desarrollo de la energía nuclear.
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memorandum
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el memorándum
(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).
2. (within office)
a. la nota
(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).
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memorandum [ˌmeməˈrændəm]
noun
memorandums memoranda [ˌmeməˈrændə] memorándum (m); (personal reminder) apunte (m); nota (f);
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memorándum
memorándum
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (notification)
a. memorandum
El presidente de la junta envió un memorándum a todos los miembros anunciando la fecha de la asamblea.The president of the board sent a memorandum to all members announcing the date of the general assembly.
b. memo
¿No recibiste el memorándum que decía que hoy debíamos venir en bluyíns a la oficina?Didn't you get the memo saying we should wear jeans to work today?
2. (book for notes)
a. notebook
Yo anoto todas mis tareas en un memorándum para que no se me olviden.I write down all my tasks in a notebook so I don't forget them.
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memorándum
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (cuaderno)
a. notebook
2. (nota diplomática)
a. memorandum
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