substitution

substitution(
suhb
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stih
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tu
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shihn
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (replacing)
a. la sustitución
(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 substitution of honey for sugar will give a more healthy alternative.La sustitución de azúcar por miel ofrece una versión más saludable de esta receta.
2. (sports)
a. la sustitución
(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)
(action)
The coach made a substitution at half-time.El entrenador hizo una sustitución en el descanso.
b. el suplente
(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).
(M)
, la suplente
(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)
(person)
Rollins had a chance to prove himself when he came on as a substitution.Rollins tuvo la oportunidad de demostrar su valía cuando jugó como suplente.
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substitution
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 sustitución
(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)
2. (sport)
a. el sustitución f, cambio
(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).
(M)
substitution [ˌsʌbstɪˈtjuːʃən]
noun
1 sustitución (f)
a simple substitution of cocoa for chocolate una simple sustitución de chocolate por cacao
2 (Dep) (action) suplencia (f); sustitución (f); (person) suplente (m)
Both Scotland and Northern Ireland had made last-minute substitutions
to make a substitution hacer una suplencia or sustitución
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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