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also: feminine: progenitora

Translation of progenitor in English:

sustantivo masculino, sustantivo femenino

Example sentences
  • De seguro que dedicará a sus amados progenitores su mejor trabajo en Sudáfrica.
  • Apoderad ... heredado de los progenitores biológicos, es decir, su genoma.
  • Destaca como traumáticas las malas relaciones con los progenitores.

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