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presidente
fem feminine: presidente o feminine: presidenta

Translation of presidente in English:

sustantivo masculino, sustantivo femenino

Presidente del Gobierno
  • 4 (Derecho) (de un tribunal)
    presiding judge/magistrate

Compounds

presidente de mesa

Cultural Note: Presidente del Gobierno

The president of the Spanish central government and the equivalent of the Prime Minister in the UK. Each party running for power in Spain nominates a person, usually the party leader, to become the president if that party wins the elections. He is appointed for a four-year term, and may be reelected in the next general election. However, the Congreso de los Diputados can pass a vote of censure on him, forcing him to resign and call an early election.
Example sentences
  • Se esperaba la presencia del presidente Ricardo Martinelli, pero el mandatario no llegó.
  • Con el presidente Chávez tuve excelentes relaciones.
  • "Ahora esta todo servido para Pacheco ser el nuevo presidente de la ""U""."

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