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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The establishment of animal artificial insemination training centre is a great achievement as after that the animal production would be enhanced and the country will be self sufficient in meat and dairy products, the minister hoped that the Livestock sector can only be developed with proper attention on animal breeding.
The birth marks the first successful artificial insemination birth of a southern white rhino in North America.
There is no pregnancy test for polar bears, so it won't be known if the artificial insemination procedure was a success until later this year if cubs are born.
The ministry is supporting breed upgrading by training artificial inseminatorsand supporting them with Artificial Insemination kits and motorcycles to ease their movement and for wider coverage.
UVAS Pro Vice-Chancellor Prof Dr Masood Rabbani and Director General Livestock and Dairy Development AJK Dr Matloob Hussain Raja co-chaired the concluding session of workshop on Friday and distributed certificates among the participants while Prof Dr Nasim Ahmed, Prof Dr Mian Abdul Sattar, Chairman Department of Theriogenology Dr Amjad Riaz, Course Coordinator Dr Aijaz Ali Channa and many Artificial Insemination (AI) professionals from AJK were present.
Imke Lueders, a scientist involved in the study, said 'having the first lion cubs ever born from artificial insemination in their natural range country, and not in a zoo overseas, is an important milestone for South Africa'.
The course aimed at introducing the students to the most important techniques and practices for the treatment of infertility among animals and improving their productivity through the artificial insemination and embryo transfer.
Mr Albert had also complained that artificial insemination service provision was not available in Rakops.
The Big Push for Rural Economy trained 11000+ Basic Livestock workers, 200+ Village Milk Collectors, 200+ Extension Workers, approximately 96 Farm Supervisors and 70+ Artificial Insemination Technicians.
'To address these constraints, the Cagayan Valley Small Ruminants Research Center (CVSRRC) of the Isabela State University implemented a project in 2012, titled 'Commercialization and Institutionalization of Artificial Insemination for Goats Delivery System in Cagayan Valley,'' it said.
Getting cows in calf every year is vital to the profitability of their 110-cow dairy enterprise, so to ensure breeding takes place promptly after a cow is spotted bulling, Alistair embarked on an artificial insemination (AI) course.
This can be best be seen through the number of applications for artificial insemination. "We can confirm that in the course of five years, the number of requests for artificial insemination has almost doubled," spokesperson of the Union health insurer, Beata Dupaova, said.

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