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guinea pig  


      n  
   (=animal)   cochon    m   d'Inde
   (=person)   cobaye    m     
to be a human guinea pig      être un cobaye humain  
→ She became the first human guinea pig for the vaccine.        
→ The doctor used himself as a human guinea pig to perfect the treatment.        
Translation English - French Collins Dictionary  
Guinea pig n.
cochon d'inde
[Med.]

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Collaborative Dictionary     English-French
n.
cochon d'inde
n.
cobaye mâle
[Med.]
v.
servir de cobaye
v.
utiliser comme cobaye
pr. part
utilisant comme cobaye
pr. part
servant de cobaye
v.
servir de cobaye
v.
sert de cobaye
v.
servir de cobaye
pr. part
servant de cobaye
v.
servir de cobaye
exp.
être un cobaye humain
v.
servi de cobaye
past part.
servi de cobaye
vt.
utiliser comme cobayes
pr. part
utilisant comme cobayes
v.
servir de cobayes
v.
servir de cobayes
pr. part
servant de cobayes
v.
utiliser comme cobaye
pr. part
utilisant comme cobaye
v.
servir de cobaye
v.
servir de cobaye
v.
sert de cobaye
v.
servir de cobaye
v.
servi de cobaye
past part.
servi de cobaye
pr. part
servant de cobaye
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'guinea pig' also found in translations in French-English dictionary
nm.
guinea pig
n.
guinea pig

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