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se·men

 (sē′mən)
n.
A viscous whitish secretion of the male reproductive organs, containing spermatozoa and consisting of secretions of the testes, seminal vesicles, prostate, and bulbourethral glands. Also called seminal fluid.

[Middle English, from Latin sēmen, seed, semen; see sē- in Indo-European roots.]

semen

(ˈsiːmɛn)
n
1. (Physiology) the thick whitish fluid containing spermatozoa that is ejaculated from the male genital tract
2. (Physiology) another name for sperm1
[C14: from Latin: seed]

se•men

(ˈsi mən)

n.
a viscid, whitish fluid produced in the male reproductive organs, containing sperm.
[1350–1400; < Latin sēmen seed]

se·men

(sē′mən)
A whitish fluid that is produced by the reproductive organs of male mammals and carries sperm cells.

semen

Fluid containing sperm and secretions from accessory male sex glands.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.semen - the thick white fluid containing spermatozoa that is ejaculated by the male genital tractsemen - the thick white fluid containing spermatozoa that is ejaculated by the male genital tract
milt - seminal fluid produced by male fish
bodily fluid, body fluid, liquid body substance, humour, humor - the liquid parts of the body
sperm, sperm cell, spermatozoan, spermatozoon - the male reproductive cell; the male gamete; "a sperm is mostly a nucleus surrounded by little other cellular material"

semen

noun sperm, seed (archaic or dialect), spunk (taboo), scum (U.S. slang), seminal fluid, come or cum (taboo), jism or jissom (taboo), spermatic fluid semen ejaculated by the male during orgasm

semen

noun
The male fluid of fertilization:
Translations
semeno
siemennestesperma
sáðsáðvökvisæði
정액좆물
spermă
sädesvätskasperma

semen

[ˈsiːmən] Nsemen m

semen

[ˈsiːmən] nsperme m

semen

nSamenflüssigkeit f, → Sperma nt

semen

[ˈsiːmən] nseme m, sperma m

semen

n semen m, esperma m&f
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