pensionado

noun pen·si·o·na·do \ˌpen(t)sēəˈnä(ˌ)dō\

Definition of pensionado

plural

-s

  1. :  a Philippine student whose expenses are paid by the government while he studies aboard

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Origin and Etymology of pensionado

Philippine Spanish, from Spanish, pensioned, from past participle of pensionar to pension, from pensión pension, from Latin pension-, pensio payment


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  1. Spanish Central: Translation of pensionado


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