How to use piglet in a sentence
The hybrid embryo was then placed into a surrogate, and roughly four months later, chimeric piglets were born.
One was joyous little piglets, each propelled by muscles grown from a different pig.
The piglets are technological wonders that mix cutting-edge gene editing with cloning technologies.
If these kinds of things are altered by farming practices such as genetic selection programs and early weaning of piglets from their mothers, that raises ethical questions.Pigs can play video games. Here’s why that matters. | By Rebecca E. Nordquist/The Conversation | February 16, 2021 | Popular-Science
Then he led the way to a concrete room where gene-edited piglets grunted and peered at the camera.Gene editing has made pigs immune to a deadly epidemic | Katie McLean | December 11, 2020 | MIT Technology Review
Sharp always wanted to be an actor: his first role, aged 7, was as piglet in Winnie-The-Pooh.
Then it happened: a handsome little piglet was wheeled through the restaurant with trotters hanging gently over its dish.
When he removed his hat the last piglet had disappeared entirely.Dorothy and the Wizard in Oz | L. Frank Baum
"A little piglet, Nobility—un piccolo porcellino," said Marietta.The Cardinal's Snuff-Box | Henry Harland
The placid cow chewed calmly on hay, and Joe put the piglet down.The Lost Wagon | James Arthur Kjelgaard
Joe swerved to lock Emma's chickens in their coop and he scooped the piglet up under one arm.The Lost Wagon | James Arthur Kjelgaard
Then he caught up another piglet and pushed it into the first, where it disappeared.Dorothy and the Wizard in Oz | L. Frank Baum
British Dictionary definitions for piglet
a young pig
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