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artificial insemination

noun
1.
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
1895-1900
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British Dictionary definitions for artificial insemination

artificial insemination

noun
1.
introduction of spermatozoa into the vagina or uterus by means other than sexual union See AI, AIH, DI
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artificial insemination in Medicine

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

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