noun, plural seminaries.
a special school providing education in theology, religious history, etc., primarily to prepare students for the priesthood, ministry, or rabbinate.
a school, especially one of higher grade.
a school of secondary or higher level for young women.
seminar (def 1).
a place of origin and propagation:
a seminary of discontent.
noun (pl) -naries
an academy for the training of priests, rabbis, etc
(US) another word for seminar (sense 1)
a place where something is grown
noun 1. a sowing or impregnating; dissemination. noun 1. (rare) the production, dispersal, or sowing of seed semination sem·i·na·tion (sěm’ə-nā’shən) n. Insemination.
[sem-uh-nif-er-uh s] /ˌsɛm əˈnɪf ər əs/ adjective 1. Anatomy. conveying or containing semen. 2. Botany. bearing or producing seed. seminiferous /ˌsɛmɪˈnɪfərəs/ adjective 1. containing, conveying, or producing semen: the seminiferous tubules of the testes 2. (of plants) bearing or producing seeds seminiferous sem·i·nif·er·ous (sěm’ə-nĭf’ər-əs) adj. Conveying, containing, or producing semen.
- Seminiferous epithelium
seminiferous epithelium n. Epithelium that lines the seminiferous tubules of the testis.
noun, Anatomy. 1. any of the coiled tubules of the testis in which spermatozoa are produced. seminiferous tubule n. One of two or three twisted curved tubules in each lobule of the testis in which spermatogenesis occurs.