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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.
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Beth, a former medical social worker, spent a year being inseminated intracervically before she went to an infertility specialist and discovered she had complications that required medical assistance.
Tian Tian had been keeping the zoo and an eager public guessing over her possible pregnancy since she was artificially inseminated on April 21.
The chick is at a centre in South Lanarkshire, after her mother was inseminated with month-old sperm.
Iain Valentine, the director of the zoo's panda project, said things are looking good after the 10-year-old female was artificially inseminated in April.
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AN elephant is having the country's first artificially inseminated calf, it was announced yesterday.
She was artificially inseminated because experts at Edinburgh Zoo thought she wouldn't let Sunshine mate with her during her 36-hour breeding window.
Now, a decade later, wife Louise has given birth to 7lb 4oz Charlie after being artificially inseminated.
The bite has inseminated Gwen with an embryonic alien, and not only is she about to come to full term with Fangface Junior, its natural mother is also at the wedding and is preparing to rip her offspring from the human host womb as soon as the time is right.
as a lesbian whose partner gives birth after becoming artifi- cially inseminated.