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spermatogenic

 [sper″mah-to-jen´ik]
giving rise to sperm.

sper·ma·to·gen·ic

(sper'mă-tō-jen'ik),
Relating to spermatogenesis; sperm-producing.

spermatogenic

/sper·ma·to·gen·ic/ (-jen´ik) producing semen or spermatozoa.

sper·ma·to·gen·ic

, spermatogenous (spĕr'mă-tō-jen'ik, -tojĕ-nŭs)
Relating to spermatogenesis; sperm-producing.
Synonym(s): spermatopoietic (1) .

spermatogenic

giving rise to spermatozoa.

spermatogenic cycle
duration of the cycle which separates consecutive cell divisions of spermatogonia (pig is 8 days, sheep 10, cattle 14) to produce spermatocytes.
spermatogenic wave
spermatogenesis occurs in sequential waves along the length of the seminiferous tubules so that spermatozoa are produced in waves; the phenomenon which ensures that spermatozoa are produced continuously, except for seasonal pauses when spermatogenesis is initiated and terminated each year.
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