inseminate inseminate  /ɪn ˈsɛ mə ˌneɪt/

Definition(s):

  1. (v) place seeds in or on (the ground)
  2. (v) introduce semen into (a female)

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Usage(s):

  1. That explains the sexual aggressiveness of langursand males of other species; it usually makes evolutionary sense for males to inseminate the maximum number of females.
  2. Then he used the sample to inseminate 176 rabbits.
  3. That explains the sexual aggressiveness of langursand males of other species; it usually makes evolutionary sense for males to inseminate the maximum number of females.

News

  • It's a girl! New panda's gender, father revealed by National Zoo

    Who’s your daddy? The Smithsonian National Zoo answered that question Thursday for its 2-week-old giant panda cub, which was revealed to be a girl.The new cub is the daughter of Tian Tian, one of two male pandas used to inseminate the cub’s mother.Mei Xiang delivered her female cub on Aug. 23.
    on September 5, 2013     Source: NBC NEWS

Quotes

  • "I watched his dad artificially inseminate this cow," Carr said, pausing for effect.
    on Nov 28, 2006 By: Lloyd Carr Source: MLive.com

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