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artificial insemination

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

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


n.
the injection of semen into the vagina or uterus by means of a syringe or the like.
[1895–1900]
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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
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Translations

artificial insemination

ninseminazione f or fecondazione f artificiale
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The large female panda at the Taipei Zoo, Yuan Yuan, has been artificially inseminated, it has been reported, after her partner Tuan Tuan, failed to mate with her during the height of her fertility cycle.
Speaking via her app, the 37-year-old explained: "A traditional surrogate donates her egg, is artificially inseminated with the father's sperm and then carries the baby to term.
Marinas said that each woman will receive $200 after she is artificially inseminated and $500, around nine to ten weeks later, once the fetal heartbeat is detected.