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semen

Pronunciation: se'men, se-mi'na, se'menz

Definition: The penile ejaculate; a thick, yellowish-white, viscid fluid containing sperms; a mixture produced by secretions of the testes, seminal glands, prostate, and bulbourethral glands.

Synonym(s): seed1

Synonym(s): seminal fluid

[L. semen (semin-), seed (of plants, men, animals)]

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