Academia Dominicana de la Lengua

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Academia Dominicana de la Lengua
Abbreviation ADL
Established October 12, 1927; 90 years ago (1927-10-12)
Founded at Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
Focus Dominican Spanish
Headquarters Casa de las Academias
Location
Region served
Dominican Republic
Official languages
Spanish
Publication Diccionario del español dominicano
Affiliations Association of Spanish Language Academies
Website www.academia.org.do

The Academia Dominicana de la Lengua [1] (variously translated as the Dominican Academy of Language, the Dominican Academy of the Language, the Dominican Academy of Letters, or glossed as the Dominican Academy of the Spanish Language; acronym ADL) is the Dominican Republic's correspondent academy of the Royal Spanish Academy. It was founded in Santo Domingo on 12 October 1927 and, like the other academies, has the principal function of working to regulate the Spanish language.

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