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recipient

Pronunciation: /rɪˈsɪpiənt/

Translation of recipient in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • [formal] (of letter) destinatario, (masculine, feminine); (of an organ) [Medicine/Medicina] receptor, (masculine, feminine) he was the recipient of much criticism fue objeto de muchas críticas she was the recipient of an honorary doctorate le confirieron un doctorado honoris causa (before noun/delante del nombre) [body/organization] beneficiado

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