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sister

noun   /ˈsɪs·tər/
A1 a girl or woman who has the same parents as you hermana an older/younger sister my little sister (= younger sister) my big sister (= older sister)
(Definition of sister from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

sister

noun /ˈsistə/
the title given to a female child to describe her relationship to the other children of her parents hermana She’s my sister my father’s sister.
a type of senior nurse enfermera jefe She’s a sister on Ward 5.
a female member of a religious group. hermana, monja
a female fellow member of any group hermana, compañera We must fight for equal opportunities, sisters!
sister-in-law noun ( plural sisters-in-law)
the sister of one’s husband or wife. cuñada
the wife of one’s brother. cuñada
(Definition of sister from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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