Sperm vs Hyperactivation - What's the difference?

sperm | hyperactivation |


As nouns the difference between sperm and hyperactivation

is that sperm is (uncountable) semen; the generative substance of male animals while hyperactivation is (biology) a form of sperm motility associated with active beating of the flagellum.

sperm

English

(wikipedia sperm)

Noun

  • (uncountable) Semen; the generative substance of male animals.
  • *, II.12:
  • Other Nations there are, that never have use of fire; Others, whose sperme is of a blacke colour.
  • (cytology) The reproductive cell or gamete of the male; a spermatozoon.
  • * 2012 , Sarah Whitehouse, The Guardian , 13 Apr 2012:
  • Seeing the two little moving cells – the result of her egg and Luke's sperm – was incredible, and two very long weeks later the clinic confirmed I was pregnant.
  • (chemistry) Sperm oil; whale oil from a sperm whale; spermaceti.
  • Synonyms

    * spermatozoon * sperm cell * cum

    Hypernyms

    * gamete

    Derived terms

    * asthenospermic * sperm cell * sperm count * sperm whale * spermatheca * spermatocyte * spermicidal * spermicide * spermous

    Anagrams

    * * ---- ==Norwegian Bokmål==

    Noun

    (nb-noun-mu)
  • Synonyms

    * sperma *

    Verb

    (head)
  • Imperative of (l)
  • ----

    hyperactivation

    English

    Noun

    (wikipedia hyperactivation) (en noun)
  • (biology) A form of sperm motility associated with active beating of the flagellum