azoospermia


azo·o·sper·mia

noun \(ˌ)ā-ˌzō-ə-ˈspər-mē-ə\

Definition of AZOOSPERMIA

:  absence of spermatozoa from the seminal fluid

Origin of AZOOSPERMIA

New Latin, from Greek azoos lifeless (from a- 2a- + zōē life) + sperma semen, seed — more at sperm
First Known Use: circa 1881

azo·osper·mia

noun \ā-ˌzō-ə-ˈspər-mē-ə, ə-ˌzō-\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of AZOOSPERMIA

: absence of spermatozoa from the seminal fluid—compare aspermia
azo·osper·mic \-ˈspər-mik\ adjective

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