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propiedad

Translation of propiedad in English:

nombre femenino/feminine noun

  • 1 1.1 (pertenencia) la casa no es de mi propiedad, es alquilada the house isn't mine o/or I don't own the house, it's rented la finca es propiedad de mi hijo the estate belongs to o/or is owned by my son se disputan la propiedad de las tierras they're in dispute over the ownership of the land la empresa es de propiedad estatal the company is in state ownership delito contra la propiedad crime against property les dejó los terrenos en propiedad she left them the freehold to the land los cuadros exhibidos son propiedad de la fundación the paintings on show are the property of the foundation 1.2 (lo poseído) property

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