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eugenics
American English: /juˈdʒɛnɪks/
British English: /juːˈdʒɛnɪks/

Translation of eugenics in Spanish:

noun

  • (+ singular verb)
    Example sentences
    • In Erlangen, the University keenly promoted the science of eugenics.
    • Once you've got regulated breeding, it's a short skip to selective breeding - eugenics.
    • He devoted the latter part of his life to eugenics, i.e. improving the physical and mental makeup of the human species by selected parenthood.

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