male and female translation | English-French dictionary

male and female adj.
homme et femme ; masculin et féminin ; mâle et femelle (animaux)

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Collaborative Dictionary     English-French
exp.
étudiants et étudiantes
adj.
masculin
n.
mâle
n.
femelle
adj.
féminin
n.
gent masculine
n.
premier rôle masculin
n.
rotor mâle
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male

  
      n  
   (=man)   homme    m     
→ the average American male        
→ A high proportion of crime is perpetrated by young males in their teens and twenties.        
   (=male animal)   mâle    m     
→ The males establish their territory before mating.        
      adj  
   [sex, attitude, role]   masculin (e)     
→ Women now share some of the traditional male roles.        
→ a typical male attitude        
→ Female influence is at least as important as male dominance.        
Sex: male.      Sexe : masculin.  
the male population      la population masculine  
→ almost half the male population        
male unemployment      le chômage masculin  
→ The rate of male unemployment in Britain is now the third worst in Europe.        
   [animal]   mâle  
→ After mating the male bees will die.        
a male kitten      un chaton mâle  
   [person]   du sexe masculin  
a male member of staff      un membre du personnel de sexe masculin  
to be male      (=a man)   être un homme  
Most football players are male.      La plupart des joueurs de football sont des hommes.  
a male friend      un ami  
→ I had invited a male friend over for dinner.        
male and female students      étudiants et étudiantes  
    male model  
    male prostitute  


alpha male  
      n  
     (in group of animals)    mâle    m   alpha, mâle    m   dominant  
→ the young male baboon of low social rank, unwelcome in the troop, harassed by the alpha male        
     (fig)   chef    m   de bande  
→ Manchester United, where Eric Cantona was alpha male and keen on remaining so        
male chauvinism  
      n   machisme    m     
male chauvinist  
      n   macho    m  , machiste    m     
male-dominated  
      adj   majoritairement masculin (e)     
→ ... the male-dominated world of journalism.        
male model  
      n   mannequin    m   masculin  
male nurse  
      n   infirmier    m     
male prostitute  
      n   prostitué    m  
Translation English - French Collins Dictionary  
"male and female": examples and translations in context
Inhalation LC50 (rat) = > 3700 mg/m3(male and female) (U.S. EPA 2005). CL50 par inhalation (rat) = > 3 700 mg/m3 (mâles et femelles) [USEPA, 2005].
Source (sexually mature male and female branches Source (tiges mâles et femelles sexuellement matures)
a conduit clamp member (38) in each of the male and female connector portions; un élément de serrage de conduit (38) dans chacune des parties raccord mâle et femelle ;
Inhalation LC50 (rat) = 4100 mg/m3 (male and female). CL50 par inhalation (rat) = 4 100 mg/m3 (mâles et femelles).
DMA decreases fertility in male and female rodents. Le DMA diminue la fertilité chez le rongeur mâle et femelle.
Wage differences between male and female university professors Écart salarial entre professeurs d'université hommes et femmes
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