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degeneration
American English: /dəˌdʒɛnəˈreɪʃ(ə)n/
British English: /dɪˌdʒɛnəˈreɪʃ(ə)n/

Translation of degeneration in Spanish:

noun

uncountable
  • 1.1 (deterioration)
    Example sentences
    • How does he propose to fix the problem of moral degeneration and cultural decline?
    • Uncontrolled and unplanned tourism has led to natural, cultural and social degeneration inside the so-called host nations.
    • We are not dealing with merely a process of intellectual degeneration.
    Example sentences
    • It damages the nerve cells in the brain and causes degeneration, deterioration and gradual loss of function of areas of the brain.
    • Histopathology shows degeneration of the smooth muscle with fibrosis.
    • Radiation therapy for exudative macular degeneration has also been attempted.
    1.2 (Medicine) (of tissue, organs)

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