Definition of impregnate verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    impregnate

     verb
    verb
    NAmE//ɪmˈprɛɡneɪt//
     
    Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they impregnate
     
    he / she / it impregnates
     
    past simple impregnated
     
    -ing form impregnating
     
     
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  1. 1[usually passive] impregnate something (with something) to make a substance spread through an area so that the area is full of the substance The pad is impregnated with insecticide.
  2. 2 impregnate somebody/something (formal) to make a woman or female animal pregnant
impregnation
 
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NAmE//ˌɪmprɛɡˈneɪʃn//
 
noun [uncountable]
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