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memorandum

Pronunciation: /ˌmeməˈrændəm/

Translation of memorandum in Spanish:

noun/nombre (plural -dums or , -da /-də/)

  • 1.1 [Admin] memorándum (masculine), servicio (masculine) interno (Spain/España)
    Example sentences
    • A march held last week handed over a memorandum to business and government, demanding a halt to job losses.
    • The chairman of the multilateral talks, Pierre Girard, a Swiss diplomat, circulated a memorandum Tuesday to member states to reconvene the meeting, according to the sources.
    • His involvement in high politics started in 1584, when he wrote his first political memorandum, A Letter of Advice to Queen Elizabeth.
    Example sentences
    • Government agencies will sign a memorandum of understanding to commit to the plan, and a committee will make regular reports to the community.
    • The department and the municipality have signed a memorandum of understanding identifying an urgent need for relocation, provision and supply of decent houses to flood victims.
    • He and Paek on Saturday also signed a memorandum of understanding that will establish a regular consultation mechanism between their countries' foreign ministries.
    1.2 [Politics/Política] memorándum (masculine) 1.3 [Business/Comercio] memorandum of association escritura (feminine) pública de constitución memorandum of understanding memorando (masculine) de entendimiento

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