seminiferous

[sem-uh-nif-er-uhs]
adjective
1.
Anatomy. conveying or containing semen.
2.
Botany. bearing or producing seed.

Origin:
1685–95; < Latin sēmin- (stem of sēmen) seed, semen + -i- + -ferous

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seminiferous (ˌsɛmɪˈnɪfərəs)
 
adj
1.  containing, conveying, or producing semen: the seminiferous tubules of the testes
2.  (of plants) bearing or producing seeds
 
[C17: from Latin sēmin-, sēmen seed + connecting vowel + -ferous]

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seminiferous sem·i·nif·er·ous (sěm'ə-nĭf'ər-əs)
adj.
Conveying, containing, or producing semen.

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From the cords the seminiferous tubules are developed, and between them connective-tissue septa extend.
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