junta

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish junta, feminine form of junto, from Latin iunctus, perfect passive participle of iungō (join). 1623.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈdʒʌntə/, /ˈdʒʊntə/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈhʊntə/, /ˈhʌntə/

Noun[edit]

junta (plural juntas)

  1. A council; a convention; a tribunal; an assembly; especially, the grand council of state in Spain.
  2. The ruling council of a military dictatorship.

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Lojban[edit]

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In Lojbanized spelling.

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Gismu[edit]

junta

  1. weight; x1 is the weight of object x2 in [gravitational or other force] field x3.

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese junta, from Latin iūncta, from iūnctus, perfect passive participle of iūngō (I join).

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Noun[edit]

junta f (plural juntas)

  1. (anatomy) joint (part of the body where two bones join)
  2. task force (group of people working towards a particular task, project, or activity)
  3. council (committee that leads or governs)
  4. team (set of yoked draught animals)
  5. the gap between floor bricks or tiles
  6. material used to fill the gap between floor tiles

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Adjective[edit]

junta

  1. feminine form of junto

Adverb[edit]

junta

  1. feminine form of junto

Verb[edit]

junta

  1. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present indicative of juntar
    Ele junta isso.
    He connects/gathers this.
  2. second-person singular (tu) affirmative imperative of juntar
    Tu aí, junta isso sozinho.
    You there, connect/gather this by yourself.

Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From junto, from Latin iunctus, perfect passive participle of iungō.

Adjective[edit]

junta f (masculine junto, feminine plural juntas, masculine plural juntos)

  1. feminine form of junto

Etymology 2[edit]

From juntar.

Noun[edit]

junta f (plural juntas)

  1. council
  2. joint, gasket
  3. meeting (A gathering for a purpose)
  4. contact, acquaintances

Etymology 3[edit]

Verb[edit]

junta

  1. Informal second-person singular () affirmative imperative form of juntar.
  2. Formal second-person singular (usted) present indicative form of juntar.
  3. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present indicative form of juntar.