seleção natural

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Pronunciation edit

  • (Brazil) IPA(key): /se.leˈsɐ̃w̃ na.tuˈɾaw/ [se.leˈsɐ̃ʊ̯̃ na.tuˈɾaʊ̯]
  • (Portugal) IPA(key): /sɨ.lɛˈsɐ̃w̃ nɐ.tuˈɾal/ [sɨ.lɛˈsɐ̃w̃ nɐ.tuˈɾaɫ]

Noun edit

seleção natural f (uncountable)

  1. (evolutionary theory) natural selection (process by which beneficial traits tend to be passed on to succeeding generations)