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Portuguese translation of “female”


noun   /ˈfiː·meɪl/
a person or animal that belongs to the sex that can produce eggs or have babies
mulher, fêmea
Our dog’s just had puppies – three males and two females .
(Definition of female noun from the Cambridge English-Portuguese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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