respaldo
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respaldo(
rrehs
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pahl
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doh
)
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (help)
a. support
Me gradué gracias al respaldo de mi familia.I graduated thanks to my family's support.
b. backing (financial)
Buscamos el respaldo del gobierno para nuestro proyecto de investigación sobre energía solar.We are seeking government backing for our research project on solar energy.
2. (backrest)
a. back
El respaldo de la silla es curvo y hecho de plástico.The back of the chair is curved and made of plastic.
3. (reverse side)
a. back
Por favor, firma en el respaldo del documento.Please sign the back of the document.
b. endorsement
El respaldo dice: "Firmado el 12 de diciembre de 2012".The endorsement reads: "Signed on December 12, 2012."
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respaldo
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (de asiento)
a. back
2. (apoyo)
a. backing, support
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respaldo
1 [de silla] back; [de cama] head
2 [de documento] (dorso) back; (cosa escrita) endorsement
firmar al o en el respaldo to sign on the back
3 (apoyo) support; backing; (Latinoamérica) (ayuda) help; (garantía) guarantee
operación de respaldo back-up operation; support operation
4 (Hort) wall
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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respaldo del asiento
backrest
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