sigla

USAGE NOTE
This word is often used in the plural in sense 1).
sigla(
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glah
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A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
feminine noun
1. (group of letters)
a. abbreviation (spelled out)
¿Qué significa la sigla ONG?What does the abbreviation NGO stand for?
b. acronym (pronounced as a word)
OTAN ha dejado de ser una sigla para convertirse en una palabra propiamente dicha.NATO has ceased being an acronym to become a word in its own right.
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sigla
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (general)
a. letter
siglas (de)acronym (for)
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sigla
(símbolo) symbol;siglas (pronunciadas como una palabra) acronym
singular
; (s)
(pronunciadas individualmente) abbreviation
singular
; (s)
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