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"Cloning" is a noun which is often translated as "la clonación", and "clone" is a noun which is often translated as "el clon". Learn more about the difference between "cloning" and "clone" below.
cloning
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (act of genetic copying)
a. la clonación
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The idea of cloning poses some serious ethical dilemmas.La idea de la clonación representa dilemas éticos considerables.
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clone(
klon
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (biology)
a. el clon
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
It may be possible to create a clone of an animal from an extinct species, but is it wise?Puede que sea posible crear un clon de un animal de una especie extinta, pero ¿es prudente?
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
2. (biology)
a. clonar
Scientists successfully cloned a sheep toward the end of the 20th century.Los científicos clonaron con éxito una oveja hacia finales del siglo XX.
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