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American English: /ɔɡˈzɪljəri/
, /ɔɡˈzɪl(ə)ri/
British English: /ɔːɡˈzɪlɪəri/
, /ɒɡˈzɪlɪəri/

Translation of auxiliary in Spanish:


noun plural -ries

  • 1 1.1 (helper, additional person) teaching auxiliary nursing auxiliary
    enfermero, (-ra (masculine, feminine) auxiliar)
    also: auxiliaries plural
    tropas (feminine plural) auxiliares
    Example sentences
    • In addition, it tends to slight the tremendous growth of auxiliaries and parallel organizations.
    • In order to launch the WMU and to assure its survival as an auxiliary, the organization needed a strong, tenacious leader.
    • Beginning in the mid-1880s, the railroad brotherhoods' women's auxiliaries gave institutional voice to women's concerns.
    Example sentences
    • A nursing auxiliary on ward 23 at Bradford Royal Infirmary, she joined the NHS in 1979 and is now a health care assistant in elderly care.
    • When she finally left Quarriers, aged almost 17, she eventually secured a job as a nursing auxiliary with the Royal Infirmary in Glasgow.
    • Ruth found work as a nursing auxiliary at the Victoria Hospital, in Okus Road, and later at BHS, in the town centre.

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