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asexual
American English: /eɪˈsɛkʃ(u)əl/
British English: /eɪˈsɛkʃʊəl/

Translation of asexual in Spanish:

adjective

  • (organism/reproduction)
    asexuado
    asexual
    (person)
    asexuado
    Example sentences
    • It can either start asexual reproduction or it can produce gametes through mitosis.
    • The organism can also go through asexual reproduction.
    • On the other hand, consider organisms that reproduce by agametic, asexual reproduction.
    Example sentences
    • The diagnosis is made by the observation of intracellular asexual forms of the parasite on thick and thin blood smears.
    • This, combined with a sufficiently high rate of deleterious mutation, can allow sexual genotypes to outcompete asexual genotypes in the face of the twofold cost of sex.
    • To experimentally measure this distribution requires either an asexual organism or a sexual line that is genetically homogeneous (homozygotic at each locus).
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