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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Creation by the physical union of male and female gametes; The process of totally saturating something with a substance;

Usage examples (34)
  • The impregnation of wood with preservative
  • The impregnation, whatever it was, had turned the rock blue
  • The process of fertilization or fecundation is also known as impregnation and conception.
  • Prior to these treatments, the grains may be subjected to a variety of other treatments, such as impregnation with various compounds, or germination. for more
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