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American English: /ˈmɑŋɡrəl/
, /ˈməŋɡrəl/
British English: /ˈmʌŋɡr(ə)l/

Translation of mongrel in Spanish:


  • 2 (hybrid) [literary]
    Example sentences
    • He has done workshops with farmers in Cambodia and his findings support the general belief that many farmed animals are genetic mongrels.
    • Because they have lived alongside each other for so long, true Scottish wildcats and crossbred mongrels are difficult to tell apart.
    • They are mating with the local rare species of white-headed duck producing a mongrel that could force the indigenous breed into extinction.

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