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Meaning of SEMEN

Pronunciation:  'seemun

WordNet Dictionary
[n]  the thick white fluid containing spermatozoa that is ejaculated by the male genital tract

SEMEN is a 5 letter word that starts with S.


 Synonyms: cum, ejaculate, seed, seminal fluid
 See Also: bodily fluid, body fluid, humor, humour, liquid body substance, milt, sperm, sperm cell, spermatozoan, spermatozoon



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Se"men\, n.; pl. {Semina}. [L., from the root of serere,
satum, to sow. See {Sow} to scatter seed.]
1. (Bot.) The seed of plants.

2. (Physiol.) The seed or fecundating fluid of male animals;
   sperm. It is a white or whitish viscid fluid secreted by
   the testes, characterized by the presence of spermatozoids
   to which it owes its generative power.

{Semen contra}, or {Semen cin[ae] or cyn[ae]}, a strong
   aromatic, bitter drug, imported from Aleppo and Barbary,
   said to consist of the leaves, peduncles, and unexpanded
   flowers of various species of {Artemisia}; wormseed.

Medical Dictionary
 Definition: Thick, whitish fluid containing sperm that is discharged through the penis during ejaculation.
Biology Dictionary
 Definition: The fluid containing sperm and secretions from the testicles, prostate, and seminal vesicles that is expelled during ejaculation.