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spermnoun

uk   /spɜːm/  us   /spɝːm/ (plural sperm or sperms)
(Definition of sperm from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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spermnoun [C/U]

 us   /spɜrm/ (plural sperm)
biology a ​cellproduced by a ​maleanimal for the ​purpose of ​reproducing biology Sperm is also ​semen (= ​liquidcontaining the ​cells of ​maleanimals for ​reproducing).
(Definition of sperm from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “sperm”
in Korean 정자…
in Arabic حَيوان مَنوي…
in Malaysian sperma…
in French sperme…
in Russian сперматозоид…
in Chinese (Traditional) 精子, 精液…
in Italian sperma, spermatozoo…
in Turkish meni, sperm…
in Polish plemnik…
in Spanish esperma…
in Vietnamese chất dịch chứa tinh trùng, tinh dịch…
in Portuguese espermatozoide…
in Thai เชื้ออสุจิ, ตัวอสุจิ…
in German das Sperma…
in Catalan esperma…
in Japanese 精子…
in Chinese (Simplified) 精子, 精液…
in Indonesian sperma…
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