fertilization
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fertilization(
fuhr
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duh
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lih
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zey
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shihn
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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. la fecundación
(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).
Egg fertilization takes place in a Fallopian tube.La fecundación del óvulo tiene lugar en una trompa de Falopio.
b. la fertilización
(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 process of fertilization in plants occurs when gametes meet and create a zygote.El proceso de fertilización en las plantas ocurre cuando se unen los gametos y crean un cigoto.
2. (application of fertilizer)
a. la fertilización
(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).
Fertilization is key to keep plants healthy.La fertilización es clave para mantener las plantas saludables.
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fertilization [ˌfɜːtɪlaɪˈzeɪʃən]
noun
fecundación (f); fertilización (f)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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in vitro fertilization
la fertilización in vitro
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