dispermy

noun
di·​sper·​my | \ ˈdī-ˌspər-mē How to pronounce dispermy (audio) \
plural dispermies

Medical Definition of dispermy

: the entrance of two spermatozoa into one egg — compare monospermy, polyspermy

Learn More About dispermy

Dictionary Entries Near dispermy

dispensing optician

dispermy

dispersal

See More Nearby Entries 

Cite this Entry

“Dispermy.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/dispermy. Accessed 18 Aug. 2022.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Odd Habits and Quirks

  • image1926873504
  • Which of the following best describes an easily irritated person?
How Strong Is Your Vocabulary?

Test your vocabulary with our 10-question quiz!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Universal Daily Crossword

A daily challenge for crossword fanatics.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!