seminist

noun
sem·​i·​nist | \ ˈsemənə̇st \
plural -s

Definition of seminist

: an adherent of the old theory that the offspring is formed by admixture of the seed of the male with the supposed seed of the female — compare ovism, spermism

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History and Etymology for seminist

Latin semin-, semen + English -ist

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“Seminist.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/seminist. Accessed 27 Oct. 2021.

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