artificial insemination


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artificial insemination

n.
Introduction of semen into the vagina or uterus without sexual contact.

artificial insemination

n
(Medicine) introduction of spermatozoa into the vagina or uterus by means other than sexual union. See AI, AIH, DI

artifi′cial insemina′tion


n.
the injection of semen into the vagina or uterus by means of a syringe or the like.
[1895–1900]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.artificial insemination - the introduction of semen into the oviduct or uterus by some means other than sexual intercourseartificial insemination - the introduction of semen into the oviduct or uterus by some means other than sexual intercourse
insemination - the introduction of semen into the genital tract of a female
Translations

artificial insemination

ninseminazione f or fecondazione f artificiale
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Certified master trainers will be entitled to conduct subsequent training for Women Livestock Extension Workers, farmers and artificial insemination technicians (AITs) in various areas of Punjab identified by DRDF.
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UN experts will train Bahraini vets in latest artificial insemination techniques and educate livestock breeders on advances in genetics that can help improve the quality of locally farmed meat.
She became pregnant last year, also after artificial insemination, but appeared to have suffered a miscarriage late term.
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The official further informed that besides imparting training to Veterinary Field Assistants, Tool-Kits would also be distributed among them, to equip and enable them to practically provide the service of artificial insemination to the locals and to let them know about related modern techniques and methods.
Richardson added that to optimise the quality of offspring produced in breeding programs we may need to make sure that females mate with multiple males and that they avoid artificial insemination, which could lead to the genetic health of bred stocks being weaker.
Since the artificial insemination, which took place in April, we've been monitoring hormones and we've also been monitoring an acute protein in her urine.
His remaining golden eagle is currently being hand-reared in preparation for it to be sent to another breeder where it will begin artificial insemination.
Given that a narrow genetic pool is one of the biggest problems for the worldwide breeding programme, as it causes suboptimal fertility in the population, researchers from AWWP together with Parrot Reproduction Consulting from Germany decided to help the species through artificial insemination.
According to a press release issued here, artificial insemination technicians work with local farmers to improve the quality of the breed and cattle that will produce higher milk yields.

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