Definition of sperm bank in English:

sperm bank

Syllabification: sperm bank

noun

  • A place where semen is kept in cold storage for use in artificial insemination.
    More example sentences
    • Their only hope of fathering children is to store their sperm at a sperm bank before they start chemotherapy.
    • As a precaution, many men store their sperm in a sperm bank before treatment.
    • While waiting to make a deposit at a sperm bank, they overhear a loquacious orderly talking on the phone about a patient.

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