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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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11 November 2011 - Swedish biotechnology company Vitrolife AB (STO:VITR) has formed a partnership with ParentPlus LLC aimed at developing new products for IUI (Intra-Uterine Insemination, artificial insemination).