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Meaning of INSEMINATE

Pronunciation:  in'semu`neyt

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [v]  introduce semen into (a female)
  2. [v]  place seeds in (the ground); "sow the ground with sunflower seeds"
 

INSEMINATE is a 10 letter word that starts with I.

 

 Synonyms: fecundate, fertilise, fertilize, sow, sow in
 
 See Also: alter, bang up, change, cross-fertilise, cross-fertilize, cross-pollinate, impregnate, knock up, pollenate, pollinate, prang up, seed, sough, stratify

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\In*sem"i*nate\, v. t. [L. inseminatus, p. p. of
inseminare to sow. See {Seminate}.]
To sow; to impregnate. [Obs.]

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: bed, broadcast, cross-fertilize, cross-pollen, cross-pollinate, cross-pollinize, dibble, disseminate, drill, fecundify, fertilize, forest, fructify, get with child, get with young, implant, impregnate, inculcate, infix, instill, plant, pollen, pollinate, pollinize, pot, put in, reforest, reset, retimber, scatter seed, seed, seed down, seminate, set, sow, sow broadcast, spermatize, transplant
 

 

 

 

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