Share this entry

Share this page

medaka

División en sílabas: me·da·ka
Pronunciación: /məˈdäkə
 
/
(also medakafish /məˈdäkə ˌfiSH/)

Definición de medaka en inglés:

sustantivo

A small Japanese freshwater fish of variable color that is bred for aquariums and also extensively studied in the sciences.
  • Oryzias latipes, family Adrianichthyidae
Example sentences
  • Genetic linkage maps have been developed for a number of fish species, including zebra fish, medaka, catfish, rainbow trout, Atlantic salmon, and Lake Malawi cichlids.
  • In the medaka, cortisol treatment increased the ability of acid-exposed fish to maintain plasma sodium levels.
  • The Japanese medaka were purchased from a biological supply company.

Definición de medaka en:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

¿Qué te llama la atención de esta palabra o frase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Obtenga más de Oxford Dictionaries

Suscribirse para eliminar anuncios y acceder a los recursos premium

Más sobre medaka

Palabras cercanas

Más palabras en esta categoría

billfish burrfish channel cat crestfish dogfish

Traducir medaka

al español
Palabra del día tenebrous
Pronunciación: ˈtɛnɪbrəs
adjective
dark; shadowy or obscure