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inseminate

verb [T] uk   us   /ɪnˈsem.ɪ.neɪt/
to put a male animal's sperm into a female animal, either by the sexual act or by an artificial method
insemination
noun [U] uk   us   /ɪnˌsem.ɪˈneɪ.ʃən/
artificial insemination
Translations of “inseminate”
in Vietnamese thụ tinh…
in Spanish inseminar…
in Thai ผสมเทียม…
in Malaysian menginseminasikan…
in Chinese (Traditional) 使受精, 對…施行人工授精…
in Indonesian menginseminasi…
in Chinese (Simplified) 使受精, 对…施行人工授精…
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