insemination

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in·sem·i·nate

 (ĭn-sĕm′ə-nāt′)
tr.v. in·sem·i·nat·ed, in·sem·i·nat·ing, in·sem·i·nates
1. To introduce or inject semen into the reproductive tract of (a female).
2. Archaic To sow seed in.

[Latin īnsēmināre, īnsēmināt-, to implant, impregnate : in-, in; see in-2 + sēmināre, to plant (from sēmen, sēmin-, seed; see semen).]

in·sem′i·na′tion n.
in·sem′i·na′tor n.
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Noun1.insemination - the act of sowing (of seeds in the ground or, figuratively, of germs in the body or ideas in the mind, etc.)
planting - putting seeds or young plants in the ground to grow; "the planting of corn is hard work"
2.insemination - the introduction of semen into the genital tract of a female
artificial insemination, AI - the introduction of semen into the oviduct or uterus by some means other than sexual intercourse
carnal knowledge, copulation, sex act, sexual congress, sexual relation, relation, congress - the act of sexual procreation between a man and a woman; the man's penis is inserted into the woman's vagina and excited until orgasm and ejaculation occur
bodily function, bodily process, body process, activity - an organic process that takes place in the body; "respiratory activity"
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Translations

insemination

[ɪnˌsemɪˈneɪʃən] Ninseminación f
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

insemination

[ɪnˌsɛmɪˈneɪʃən] n [woman] → insémination f; [animal] → insémination f artificial insemination
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

insemination

nInsemination f (spec), → Befruchtung f; (of cattle)Besamung f; (fig) (of beliefs)Einimpfung f; (of knowledge)Vermittlung f
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

insemination

[ɪnˌsɛmɪˈneɪʃn] ninseminazione f
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

in·sem·i·na·tion

n. inseminación, fertilización de un óvulo.
English-Spanish Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

insemination

n inseminación f artificial — inseminación artificial
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References in periodicals archive ?
SDP stated it finds that law has many flaws because it does not allow heterologous artificial insemination, which is a procedure which includes other donors, not only couples living together in a marital or extramarital community, as regulated by the adopted law.
Heterologous prenatal embryo adoption, to the extent it takes advantage of heterologous seminal fluid priming to increase its success rate, must be considered akin to heterologous artificial insemination which replaces the conjugal act.
2(A)(2) (discussing heterologous artificial insemination).