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Spanish translation of “letter”

letter

noun /ˈletə/
a mark expressing a sound
letra
the letters of the alphabet.
a written message, especially sent by post in an envelope
carta
She slowly took the letter from its envelope Did you post my letter?
lettering noun the way in which letters are formed
rotulación, escritura
the art of lettering.
letters which have been drawn, painted etc
inscripción
He repainted the lettering over the shop door.
letterbox noun a slit in a door (sometimes with a box behind it) through which mail from the post is put
buzón
He put the card through the letterbox.
a postbox.
buzón
letterhead noun the name and address of a company, a person etc printed at the top of a piece of writing paper.
encabezado, membrete
to the letter precisely; according to every detail
al pie de la letra
He followed his father’s instructions to the letter.
(Definition of letter from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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