inseminate


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inseminate

(ĭn-sĕm′ə-nāt′)
tr.v. insemi·nated, insemi·nating, insemi·nates
1. To introduce or inject semen into the reproductive tract of (a female).
2. Archaic To sow seed in.

in·sem′i·na′tion n.
in·sem′i·na′tor n.

inseminate

V. to introduce semen into the genital passage of a female whether by coitus or otherwise. Potentially to impregnate.

inseminate

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A state prisoner serving 100 years to life brought a 1983 action against a warden, alleging violation of his constitutional right to procreate by refusing to allow him to artificially inseminate his wife.
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In addition, the Gourley Scope(TM) will be employed to artificially inseminate sows using the Company's parent stock semen.
Gavin Mellor, 29, made legal history yesterday by asking the High Court in London to overturn the Home Office's refusal to allow him to artificially inseminate his wife.
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And when he got his German fans to scream his favourite chant "F*** the press", wouldn't it have been more accurate if they'd yelled: "Artificially inseminate the press, draw up a contract, then nine months later take the offspring and run.