abstenção

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Portuguese[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin abstēntiō from Latin abstinēō ‎(withhold, to abstain).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Brazil) IPA(key): /abs.tẽ.ˈsɐ̃w̃/, /abʃ.tẽ.ˈsɐ̃w̃/
  • (Portugal) IPA(key): /ɐbʃ.tẽ.ˈsɐ̃w̃/
  • Hyphenation: abs‧ten‧ção

Noun[edit]

abstenção f (plural abstenções)

  1. abstention (the act of abstaining)

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