police station
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police station(
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stey
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shuhn
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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. (general)
a. la estación de policía
(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).
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
The suspect was taken to the police station for fingerprinting.Llevaron al sospechoso a la estación de policía para tomarle las huellas digitales.
b. la comisaría
(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).
I didn't become a policeman so I could spend my days doing paperwork at a police station.No me hice policía para pasarme el día haciendo papeleo en una comisaría.
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