ordinance

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ordinance(
or
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dih
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nihns
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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.
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
(formal)
(decree)
a. la ordenanza
(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 library contains all the laws, decrees, ordinances, and regulations ever published by the government.La biblioteca contiene todas las leyes, decretos, ordenanzas y reglamentos emitidos por el gobierno.
b. el decreto
(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).
(M)
The king issued an ordinance curtailing the powers of the clergy.El rey promulgó un decreto que limitaba los poderes del clero.
2. (municipal law)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. la ordenanza
(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 county has approved an ordinance levying a three percent tax on gasoline.El condado aprobó una ordenanza que impone un impuesto del tres por ciento a la gasolina.
b. el reglamento
(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).
(M)
The company has been fined for failing to comply with the city council's recycling ordinances.La empresa fue multada por no cumplir con los reglamentos municipales en materia de reciclaje.
3. (religious)
a. la ordenanza
(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)
Husband and wife agree to live together according to God's ordinance.Hombre y mujer aceptan vivir juntos de acuerdo a la ordenanza de Dios.
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ordinance
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (formal)
a. el ordenanza f, decreto
(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).
(M)
(decree)
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ordinance [ˈɔːdɪnəns]
noun
decreto-ley (m); reglamento (m)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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