There are 2 translations of baja in English:

baja

f

  • 1 (descenso) fall, drop una baja en el número de inscripciones a fall o/or drop in the number of enrollments su popularidad está en baja his popularity is waning o declining o on the wane hubo una baja de tensión (Río de la Plata/River Plate area) there was a drop in voltage a la baja, el precio del crudo sigue a la baja the price of crude oil continues to fall continúa la tendencia a la baja en las cuatro bolsas the downward trend continues o/or stocks continue to fall on all four exchanges los que jugaban a la baja those who were selling for a fall, the bears
  • 3 3.1 (en un club, una organización) ha habido or se han registrado or se han producido varias bajas (en una clase) several students have dropped out o/or left (en una asociación) several members have left lo dieron de baja en el club por no pagar la cuota they canceled his membership of the club o/or threw him out of the club for not paying his subscription darse de baja (en un club) to cancel one's membership, leave (en un partido) to resign, leave (en el consulado) to have one's name removed from the register (de un sitio web) to unsubscribe 3.2 [Militar/Military] (cese) discharge pidió la baja en el ejército he applied for a discharge o/or to be discharged from the army fue dado de baja he was discharged 3.3 (en un puesto) la empresa lo dio de baja the company dismissed him, the company cut him (inglés norteamericano/American English) the company sacked him (inglés británico/British English) lo dieron de baja por invalidez he was dismissed because of illness o/or on health grounds durante los tres meses posteriores a la fecha de la baja in the three months following termination of employment causó baja en nuestra organización en mayo de 2008 (España/Spain) he left our employment o/or [formal] employ in May 2008

    Compounds

    baja incentivada

    baja vegetativa

    • reducir la plantilla mediante bajas vegetativas to reduce the workforce by attrition (inglés norteamericano/American English) o/or (inglés británico/British English) natural wastage

    baja voluntaria

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There are 2 translations of baja in English:

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Word of the day amnistiar
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to grant an amnesty to …
Cultural fact of the day

Spain's War of Independence against Napoleon Bonaparte's French occupation was ignited by the popular revolt in Madrid on 2 May 1808 against the French army. With support from the Duke of Wellington, Spanish resistance continued for over five years in a guerra de guerrillas which gave the world the concept and the term guerrilla warfare. The autocratic Fernando VII was restored to the throne in 1814, and his first act was to abolish the progressive Constitution of Cadiz adopted in 1812.