polyspermia

[pol-ee-spur-mee-uh]

Origin of polyspermia

< Greek polyspermía abundance of seed. See poly-, sperm1, -ia
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polyspermia in Medicine

polyspermia

[pŏl′ē-spûrmē-ə]
n.
  1. A secretion of spermatozoa that is abnormally profuse.
  2. polyspermy
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