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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)
Translations of “sperm”
in Arabic حَيوان مَنوي…
in Korean 정자…
in Malaysian sperma…
in French sperme…
in Turkish meni, sperm…
in Italian sperma, spermatozoo…
in Chinese (Traditional) 精子, 精液…
in Russian сперматозоид…
in Polish plemnik…
in Vietnamese chất dịch chứa tinh trùng, tinh dịch…
in Spanish esperma…
in Portuguese espermatozoide…
in Thai เชื้ออสุจิ, ตัวอสุจิ…
in German das Sperma…
in Catalan esperma…
in Japanese 精子…
in Indonesian sperma…
in Chinese (Simplified) 精子, 精液…
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