spermary

[ spur-muh-ree ]
/ ˈspɜr mə ri /

noun, plural sper·ma·ries.

an organ in which spermatozoa are generated; testis.

Nearby words

  1. sperm-aster,
  2. sperma-,
  3. spermaceti,
  4. spermacytic seminoma,
  5. spermagonium,
  6. spermatangium,
  7. spermatheca,
  8. spermatic,
  9. spermatic artery,
  10. spermatic cord

Origin of spermary

1860–65; < New Latin spermārium, equivalent to Late Latin sperm(a) sperm1 + -ārium -ary

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British Dictionary definitions for spermary

spermary

/ (ˈspɜːmərɪ) /

noun plural -maries

any organ in which spermatozoa are produced, esp a testis
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