polyspermia

[ pol-ee-spur-mee-uh ]
/ ˌpɒl iˈspɜr mi ə /

noun Medicine/Medical.

the secretion of an excessive amount of semen.

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Origin of polyspermia

<Greek polyspermía abundance of seed. See poly-, sperm1, -ia
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Medical definitions for polyspermia

polyspermia
[ pŏl′ē-spûrmē-ə ]

n.

A secretion of spermatozoa that is abnormally profuse.
polyspermy
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