coyuntura

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin co- + iūnctūra.

PronunciationEdit

 
  • IPA(key): (everywhere but Argentina and Uruguay) /koʝunˈtuɾa/ [ko.ʝũn̪ˈt̪u.ɾa]
  • IPA(key): (Buenos Aires and environs) /koʃunˈtuɾa/ [ko.ʃũn̪ˈt̪u.ɾa]
  • IPA(key): (elsewhere in Argentina and Uruguay) /koʒunˈtuɾa/ [ko.ʒũn̪ˈt̪u.ɾa]

  • Rhymes: -uɾa
  • Hyphenation: co‧yun‧tu‧ra

NounEdit

coyuntura f (plural coyunturas)

  1. juncture, conjuncture
    Synonym: momento
  2. situation, circumstances
    Synonyms: situación, tesitura
    • 2020 November 29, Ana Carbajosa, “Los ultras alemanes de AfD se desgarran en luchas internas durante un congreso con medio millar de asistentes”, in El País[1], retrieved 2020-11-29:
      Al margen de la coyuntura pandémica, el enfrentamiento no es nuevo en AfD.
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  3. (anatomy) joint

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