artificial in semination

artificial insemination

noun
the injection of semen into the vagina or uterus by means of a syringe or the like rather than by coitus. Abbreviation: AI

Origin:
1895–1900

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artificial insemination
 
n
AI AIH See DI introduction of spermatozoa into the vagina or uterus by means other than sexual union

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artificial insemination n.
Abbr. AI
The introduction of semen into the vagina or uterus without sexual contact.

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artificial insemination   (är'tə-fĭsh'əl)  Pronunciation Key 
The introduction of semen into the vagina or uterus without sexual contact.
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