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cadre
American English: /ˈkædri/
, /ˈkɑdri/
, /ˈkædˌreɪ/
, /ˈkɑdˌreɪ/
British English: /ˈkɑːdə/, /ˈkɑːdr(ə)/
, /ˈkadri/

Translation of cadre in Spanish:

noun

  • (Admin, Military, Politics)
    Example sentences
    • The institute will also have to train a cadre of dedicated rehabilitation professionals, who can work within the interdisciplinary team and help disabled people navigate the resource maze.
    • The enormity of biological resources makes a case for raising a whole cadre of highly trained professionals for inventorisation, characterisation and documentation.
    • There is an enormous challenge in training a cadre of highly qualified professionals to fuel development and address the challenges confronting the continent.
    Example sentences
    • He thus appears to remain sufficiently light on his feet to duck frequent fights with his wives, his business competitors, criminal gangs and communist cadres.
    • They relate personal accounts of food aid being distributed to the communist cadre or to the military.
    • The bosses and [Communist Party] cadres have it easy, they don't have to work overtime.

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