Translation of "impregnate" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb /imˈpreɡneit/

to make a substance or liquid spread completely through something; saturate

The ribbon is made from a good quality cloth impregnated with ink that can last for many months depending upon the usage.

(formal) to make a woman or female animal pregnant

An African elephant in Vienna Zoo has been impregnated using frozen sperm from a male living in the wild.
impregnation noun


(Translation of “impregnate” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)