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survival

Saltos de línea: sur|vival
Pronunciación: /səˈvʌɪv(ə)l
 
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Definición de survival en inglés:

sustantivo

[mass noun]
1The state or fact of continuing to live or exist, typically in spite of an accident, ordeal, or difficult circumstances: the animal’s chances of survival were pretty low figurative he was fighting for his political survival
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • He had nothing to live for, but somehow the human instinct for survival overcame all the odds.
  • What this drug hopes to offer is a better life during treatment and a higher chance of survival overall.
  • This discrepancy at birth is evened out later on, as the girl child has better instincts of survival.
1.1 [count noun] An object or practice that has continued to exist from an earlier time: his shorts were a survival from his army days
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • The Reformation settlement that established particular versions of Christianity as official religions in Britain has largely worn out, except for a few anachronistic survivals.
  • One method through which this was achieved was by re-positioning the religious ritual forms as archaic survivals of a Hindu past.
  • It would be imprudent to write them off as doomed archaic survivals.

Frases

survival of the fittest

1
Biology The continued existence of organisms which are best adapted to their environment, with the extinction of others, as a concept in the Darwinian theory of evolution. Compare with natural selection.
Example sentences
  • In this film, both human and animal experiences highlight the Darwinian concept of survival of the fittest.
  • It's an artificial-intelligence concept based on the idea of Darwinian survival of the fittest.
  • Since the very beginning of life, Darwin's theory of evolution, or survival of the fittest, has applied itself.

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