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Principal Translations
cátedra nfnombre femenino: Sustantivo de género exclusivamente femenino ("mesa", "tabla"). (lugar del profesor) (literal)chair, seat nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  desk, podium nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
 El profesor dictaba clases desde su cátedra.
 
Additional Translations
cátedra nfnombre femenino: Sustantivo de género exclusivamente femenino ("mesa", "tabla"). (dignidad episcopal)dignity nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  papal dignity nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  episcopal dignity nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
 El nuevo Papa recibió la investidura de la cátedra de San Pedro.
  Peter of Spain, known as John XXI, was a Portuguese physician who rose to the dignity of pope in 1276.This sentence is not a translation of the Spanish sentence.
  Peter of Spain, known as John XXI, was a Portuguese physician who rose to the papal dignity in 1276.This sentence is not a translation of the Spanish sentence.
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Compound Forms:
asistente de cátedra teaching assistant nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
ayudante de cátedra loc nom mlocución nominal masculina: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como sustantivo masculino ("ojo de buey", "agua mala"). (oficio: asistente) (US)assistant professor nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  (UK)junior lecturer nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
cátedra abierta professorship vacancy, teaching vacancy
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