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Translation of ejercicio in English:

nombre masculino/masculine noun

  • 2 2.1 (de una profesión, una función) el título faculta para el ejercicio de la docencia the certificate qualifies o/or allows you to teach decisiones tomadas en el ejercicio de su cargo decisions taken in the course of his duties un militar en ejercicio a regular soldier abogado en ejercicio practicing lawyer el ejercicio democrático del poder the democratic exercise of power 2.2 (de un derecho) renunciaron al ejercicio del derecho al voto they chose not to exercise their right to vote

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