private practice
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private practice(
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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. (medical)
a. la consulta privada
(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).
Dr. Fleming worked at the hospital for ten years, but now he has a private practice.El Dr. Fleming trabajó en el hospital diez años, pero ahora tiene una consulta privada.
b. el consultorio privado
(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).
Your case is unique. You'll have to go to a doctor at a private practice.Su caso es único. Tendrá que ir a un médico de un consultorio privado.
2. (legal)
a. el bufete privado
(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).
Lawyers in private practices make more money than those who work for the state.Los abogados de bufetes privados ganan más que los que trabajan para el Estado.
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