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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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The Government should look into this problem so that the livestock breeding farms produce pedigree proven studs and their semen provided to the inseminators.
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