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genusnoun [C]

uk   /ˈdʒiː.nəs/ us   /ˈdʒiː.nəs/ plural genera specialized
a group of animals or plants, more closely related than a family, but less similar than a species
(Definition of genus from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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genusnoun [C]

us   /ˈdʒi·nəs/ plural genera /ˈdʒen·ər·ə/
biology a group of animals or plants that share some characteristics in a larger biological group
(Definition of genus from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “genus”
in Spanish género…
in Vietnamese chi…
in Malaysian genus…
in Thai ตระกูลของพืชและสัตว์…
in Chinese (Simplified) (动植物的)属…
in Turkish (hayvan, bitki) aynı tür/cins/sınıf/familya…
in Russian род (биологический)…
in Indonesian genus…
in Chinese (Traditional) (動植物的)屬…
in Polish rodzaj…
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