Translation of spermatozoon in Spanish:

spermatozoon

espermatozoide, n.

Pronunciation /ˌspəːmətə(ʊ)ˈzəʊɒn//spərˌmædəˈzoʊən//spəˌmatə(ʊ)ˈzəʊɒn//ˌspərmədəˈzoʊən/

noun

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    espermatozoide masculine
    espermatozoo masculine
    • Mutated DNA can only be passed to the next generation if it is present in a germ cell such as spermatozoa and ova, each of which contribute half of the DNA of the new organism.
    • We rather think of the latter as a new form of life to whose nature both the ovum and the spermatozoon have made significant contributions.
    • The seminal plasma of mammals is a complex fluid, which serves as a carrier for the spermatozoa in their journey from the male testes to their target, the female uterus.
    • Is it wrong to employ existing techniques of sperm filtration, separating androgenic from gynogenic spermatozoa, and fertilising eggs with the desired type?
    • The testes in your body are continuously producing hundreds of millions of reproductive cells called spermatozoa.