La palabra del día: Cuota

Feminine noun. In Legal and Business Spanish, cuota can mean three main things: 1. Fixed and proportional part or portion. E.g.: La cuota de mercado de la compañía ha crecido radicalmente: The company’s market share has risen dramatically. 2. Amount that is paid regularly to associations, communities, social security, etc. E.g.: Muchos juegos son gratuitos y otros pueden descargarse pagando una cuota: Many games are free, and you can download others for a fee. 3. Instalment. E.g.: Él había pagado cada cuota de su préstamo: He had paid every instalment of his loan. dc