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It had been reported that he was suffering from a rare genetic disease. Times, Sunday Times (2017)There does seem to be something genetic. Times, Sunday Times (2015)It is supposed to be a true record of the genetic origins of birth. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Can we trust insurance companies not to use genetic test results against us? Times, Sunday Times (2009)This common genetic thread linking all tumours gives us grounds for considerable optimism. Times, Sunday Times (2010)It was great to know there was something genetic going on. The Sun (2013)It is a genetic kidney disease which usually affects young men and can cause kidney failure and deafness. The Sun (2011)Such fears have built a consensus that ethical use of genetic information must be founded on strict privacy. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The aim is to use the genetic mutations that each of these organisms acquire to construct their family trees. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The research also suggests that the significance of many genetic variations for disease may have been missed by previous studies. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The first hypothesis was that the disease was genetic and was passed on in family lines from generation to generation. Cultural Anthropology (1995)Is there something genetic going on? Times, Sunday Times (2012)In particular, little is known about its genetic origins. Times, Sunday Times (2008)It includes detailed descriptions of common genetic anomalies and inherited diseases, and of diagnostic procedures. The Developing Child (7th edn.) (1995)You can't be cured from genetic diseases. Christianity Today (2000)As knowledge of the molecular and genetic mechanisms of disease increases, this situation is likely to worsen. Times, Sunday Times (2008)There will be do-it-yourself kits for gardeners who will use genetic engineering to breed new varieties of roses and orchids. Times, Sunday Times (2007)A detailed catalogue of the genetic mutations in common ovarian cancers promises to allow cures tailored to the patient. Times, Sunday Times (2011)These genetic scans look at hundreds of thousands of common genetic variations, most of which do not do much on their own. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Understanding of the genetic origins of the disease has increased greatly in recent years, in part because of insights derived from the mapping of the human genome. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The understanding that these diseases are genetic in origin, and different, has for the first time given humanity powerful tools with which to beat them. Times, Sunday Times (2008)But there is something genetic in self-confidence which I would think of as a personality trait that would be stable throughout life. Times, Sunday Times (2009)
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Translations for 'genetic'
British English: genetic /dʒɪˈnɛtɪk/ ADJECTIVE
You use genetic to describe something that is related to genetics or genes.
...a rare genetic disease.
- American English: genetic
- Arabic: وِرَاثِيّ
- Brazilian Portuguese: genético
- Chinese: 遗传的
- Croatian: genetski
- Czech: genetický
- Danish: genetisk
- Dutch: genetisch
- European Spanish: genético
- Finnish: geneettinen
- French: génétique
- German: genetisch
- Greek: γενετικός
- Italian: genetico
- Japanese: 遺伝子の
- Korean: 유전의
- Norwegian: genetisk
- Polish: genetyczny
- European Portuguese: genético
- Romanian: genetic
- Russian: генетический
- Spanish: genético
- Swedish: genetisk
- Thai: เกี่ยวกับพันธุศาสตร์
- Turkish: genetik
- Ukrainian: генний
- Vietnamese: di truyền
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