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sperm

noun uk   /spɜːm/ us    /spɝːm/ (plural sperm or sperms)
[C] a sex cell produced by a man or male animal: In human reproduction, one female egg is usually fertilized by one sperm. [U] informal for semen (= the liquid produced by the male sex organs that contains sperm)
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