removal
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removal(
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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. (act of taking out)
a. la extracción
(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).
We found asbestos in the ceiling and had to hire a company for its removal.Encontramos asbesto en el techo y tuvimos que llamar a una compañía para su extracción.
b. la extirpación
(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).
Thankfully, the removal of her tumor was successful and her cancer is in remission.Afortunadamente, la extirpación de su tumor se llevó a cabo con éxito y su cáncer ha remitido.
c. la supresión
(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'm certain that the removal of any unnecessary information would improve the quality of your essay.Estoy seguro de que la supresión de la información innecesaria mejoraría la calidad de tu ensayo.
2. (dismissal)
a. la remoción
(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).
The fact that he is a tenured professor makes his removal much more difficult.El hecho de que sea profesor numerario hace su remoción mucho más complicada.
b. la destitución
(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).
When Juana found out the judge was the plaintiff's brother, she petitioned for his removal from the case.Cuando Juana se enteró de que el juez era el hermano del demandante, solicitó su destitución del caso.
3. (act of taking away)
a. el traslado
(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).
We have to call a special agency for the removal of our toxic waste.Tenemos que llamar a una agencia especial para el traslado de nuestros desechos tóxicos.
b. la eliminación
(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).
For better makeup removal, use a makeup remover instead of wipes.Para una mejor eliminación del maquillaje, usa desmaquillante en vez de toallitas.
4. (act of relocating) (United Kingdom)
a. la mudanza
(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).
We hired a removal company, because we couldn't move all the boxes ourselves.Contratamos una compañía de mudanzas porque no podíamos llevarnos todas las cajas nosotros mismos.
b. el trasteo
(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).
Regionalism used in Colombia
(Colombia)
The company charges hourly for small boxes but has an additional fee for the removal of heavy appliances.La empresa cobra a la hora por las cajas pequeñas pero tiene una tarifa adicional para el trasteo de electrodomésticos pesados.
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removal
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (of politician, official)
a. la destitución
(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).
2. (of control, doubt, threat, stain)
a. la eliminación
(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).
3. (moving house)
a. la mudanza
(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).
removal firmempresa de portes y mudanzas
removal vancamión de mudanzas
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removal [rɪˈmuːvəl]
noun
(transfer) traslado (m); [of word etc] supresión (f); especially (Britain) (to new house) mudanza (f); (murder) eliminación (f)
his removal to a new post su traslado a un nuevo puesto; the removal of this threat la eliminación de esta amenaza
modifier
removal allowance (n) (Britain) subvención (f) de mudanza
removal expenses (n) (Britain) gastos (m) de traslado de efectos personales
removal man (n) mozo (m) de mudanzas
removal van (n) (Britain) camión (m) de mudanzas
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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withholding of removal
suspensión de repatriación
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