precedence

precedence(
preh
-
suh
-
dihnts
)
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 precedencia
(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 president received the guests at the state dinner in order of precedence.El presidente recibió a los invitados a la cena estatal por orden de precedencia.
b. la prioridad
(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)
A person's skills should take precedence over their connections.Las habilidades de una persona deben tener prioridad sobre sus conexiones.
Copyright © Curiosity Media Inc.
Unlock More Translations for Free
Learn more with unlimited dictionary access. Sign up for free today.
precedence
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 prioridad f, precedencia
(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)
in order of precedencepor orden de precedencia
to take precedence overtener prioridad sobre
Copyright © 2006 Harrap Publishers Limited
precedence [ˈpresɪdəns]
noun
(in rank) precedencia (f); (in importance) prioridad (f)
in order of precedence (rank) por orden de precedencia; (importance) por orden de prioridad
High Sheriffs, Mayors and other civic dignitaries, all of whom have to take their rightful place in the correct order of precedence
they dealt with the problems in order of precedence
to take precedence over sth/sb tener prioridad/precedencia sobre algo/algn; this question must take precedence over all others este asunto tiene prioridad con respecto a todos los demás; they give precedence to people with language skills le dan prioridad a la gente con idiomas
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
Examples
Phrases
Machine Translators
Translate precedence using machine translators
See Machine Translations
Want to Learn Spanish?
Spanish learning for everyone. For free.
SpanishDict Premium
Have you tried it yet? Here's what's included:
Cheat sheets
No ads
Learn offline on iOS
Fun phrasebooks
Learn Spanish faster
Support SpanishDict
SpanishDict is the world's most popular Spanish-English dictionary, translation, and learning website.
© Curiosity Media Inc.
SOCIAL NETWORKS
APPS