in·​sem·​i·​na·​tor in-ˈse-mə-ˌnā-tər How to pronounce inseminator (audio)
: one that inseminates cattle artificially

Examples of inseminator in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The only exception is M.hystrix, a lone traumatic inseminator within a group of ring-maters. Ed Yong, Discover Magazine, 10 Jan. 2011 Caldwell was a riot at the podium in Hoover, telling borderline NSFW stories about his pre-football background, including a memorable turn as a turkey inseminator. Creg Stephenson |, al, 23 Sep. 2022

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Word History

First Known Use

1944, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of inseminator was in 1944

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“Inseminator.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 17 Apr. 2024.

Medical Definition


in·​sem·​i·​na·​tor -ˌnāt-ər How to pronounce inseminator (audio)
: one that inseminates cattle artificially
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