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staff

Pronunciation: /stæf; stɑːf/

Translation of staff in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • 1 1.1 (as group) (+ singular or plural verb/+ verbo en singular o plural) personal (masculine) our staff is o are at your service nuestro personal está a su servicio the teaching staff el personal docente, el profesorado the editorial staff los redactores, la redacción a member of staff un empleado she has been on the staff for years hace años que forma parte del personal or de la planta or (Spain/España) de la plantilla he joined the staff in May se incorporó al personal or (in Spain also/en España también) a la plantilla en mayo staff meeting [Sch] reunión (feminine) de profesores staff training formación (feminine) or capacitación (feminine) del personal 1.2 (as individuals) (British English/inglés británico)
    (plural staff (+ plural verb/+ verbo en plural))
    empleados (masculine plural) some staff are unhappy about the changes algunos (de los) empleados no están contentos con los cambios
    1.3 [Military/Militar] (+ singular or plural verb/+ verbo en singular o plural) Estado (masculine) Mayor; (before noun/delante del nombre) [officer] del Estado Mayor

transitive verb/verbo transitivo

  • [department/school/shop] proveer* or dotar de personal the restaurant is very well staffed el restaurante está muy bien provisto de personal

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The current Spanish Constitution (Constitución Española) was approved in the Cortes Generales in December 1978. It describes Spain as a parliamentary monarchy, gives sovereign power to the people through universal suffrage, recognizes the plurality of religions, and transfers responsibility for defense from the armed forces to the government. The Constitution was generally well received, except in the Basque Country, whose desire for independence it did not satisfy. It is considered to have facilitated the successful transition from dictatorship to democracy.