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1(in age)his seniority gave him the right to speak first — era su derecho hablar primero por ser el mayor
2(in rank)jerarquía feminine
- He has an admirable faith in technology, unlike many others of his seniority in the Indian Police.
- There ought to be a proper sequence according to seniority.
- The Standing Orders suggest that members from a party should be called in order of their seniority.
- Workers with decades of seniority are being excessed, required to take physically demanding jobs or forced into early retirement.
- Advancement by seniority resulted in painfully slow promotion, which resulted in officers overage in grade.
- Seniority amongst peers was often broken down into a matter of months, weeks, or even days.
- Our specialist team of consultants recruit at all degrees of seniority, from newly-qualified to partner level.
- Our filial relationships, ruled by generational authority and following a pecking order based on seniority, are very Chinese, too.
- An additional week of vacation will be given to workers with over 30 years of seniority.
- Under the old agreement, pensions ceased to increase in value beyond 30 years of seniority.
- I concede that seniority should not be the sole criterion.
- Staff appointments followed in relentless sequence as he inched his way up the ladder of seniority.
- Correspondingly a mother's sister is literally called "small mother" or "big mother" depending on their seniority.
- Once West Pointers achieved sufficient seniority, they commanded in all of America's wars save one.
- Seniority is determined by the date a person begins work at Iowa State, not the date he or she begins a certain job.
- Both of you understand that your power relations are not measured by seniority or salary.
- In the ladies division seniority continued to prevail over youth.
- Union negotiators had been seeking a guaranteed 40-hour workweek and job assignments based on seniority.
- We have people in authority who were promoted based on seniority, not ability.
- Donations fall by $39 for each year of seniority.
3(in length of service)antigüedad feminine
- In both Congress and state legislatures, positions of power and leadership are based on seniority within the institution.
- The diversity competence characteristics would be applied to each post, with different levels of requirements according to the nature and seniority of posts.
- You don't get to his level of seniority at the age of 42 without playing hard ball.
- There has also been an expectation among senior civil servants that merit allied to seniority, rather than party loyalty, should determine promotion.
- Then, he managed to drop the fact that he has more seniority than the current chairman of the Labor-Health Appropriations Subcommittee.
- Given the seniority of those appointed, the chances are they can cope with a bit of envy.
- The major is elected by uncontrolled vote of the captains, and the Colonel is promoted automatically by seniority from the lieutenant-colonels.
- Attitudes are learnt through observation of those in relative power or seniority.
- Your importance can usually be gauged by the seniority of the aide assigned to you or your group.
- Less attentive listeners may have made the easy mistake that he was impugning Dr Luke's reputableness or his seniority.
- And as you know full well, the Senate is a creature of seniority.
- This hobbles seniority, which has been the traditional path to power.
- Walter Mondale doesn't need his seniority from the past to become an important, effective representative of the state of Minnesota.
- Advancement in the medical field is by seniority.
- A derogatory reference to her seniority wedges itself into most recollections of those two weeks in the jungle.
- Promotion in the service must be on the basis of merit, not seniority.
- Thank you, Mr Chairperson, for acknowledging seniority.
- Afterwards he was awarded six months additional seniority for meritorious war service.
- They will also enjoy a right of seniority in the different public departments in which they work.
- Do not be intimidated by his seniority or his future in-law status.
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