espécie

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See also: especie, especié, and espècie

Portuguese[edit]

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Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin speciēs. Compare Spanish especie, French espèce.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Portugal) IPA(key): /(ɨ)ʃ.ˈpɛ.sjɨ/
  • (Brazil) IPA(key): /es.ˈpɛ.sji/, /is.ˈpɛ.sji/, /iʃ.ˈpɛ.sji/
  • Hyphenation: es‧pé‧ci‧e
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Noun[edit]

espécie f (plural espécies)

  1. (biology, taxonomy) species
    Darwin escreveu "A origem das espécies".
    Darwin wrote "the Origin of Species".
  2. type, sort, kind
    Que espécie de idiota é essa?
    What kind of jerk is this?

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