amniocentesis
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Usage note
The plural of “amniocentesis” is “amniocenteses.”
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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. (medicine)
a. la amniocentesis
(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).
Heather decided to have an amniocentesis during her second pregnancy because her first child was born with Down syndrome.Heather decidió hacerse una amniocentesis en su segundo embarazo porque su primer hijo nació con síndrome de Down.
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amniocentesis [ˌæmnɪəʊsenˈtiːsɪs]
noun
amniocenteses (plural) [ˌæmnɪəʊsənˈtiːsiːz] amniocentesis (f)
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amniocentesis
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amniocentesis
A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
1. (medicine)
a. amniocentesis
Debido a mi historia familiar, durante mi embarazo, el ginecólogo me recomendó hacerme una amniocentesis para descartar cualquier anomalía congénita.Because of my family history, during my pregnancy, the gynecologist recommended that I have an amniocentesis to rule out any congenital anomaly.
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amniocentesis
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (medicine)
a. amniocentesis
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amniocentesis
amniocentesis
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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