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Pertaining to the bulbous penis and urethra

Bulbourethral

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Tube that receives Sperm from the epididymis

Ductus deferens

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Coiled tube attached to the testis

Epididymis

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External and internal organs of reproduction

Genitalia

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Relating to reproduction or to the male of female sex organs

Genital

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Testis or ovary

Gonad

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Process to achieved full development

Maturation

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Conveys urine and semen to the outside

Penis

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Pertaining to the penis

Penile

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Area between thighs, extending from the coccyx to the bulbis

Perineum

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Pertaining to the perineum

Perineal

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Line separating two symmetrical structures

Raphe

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Sac containing the testes

Scrotum

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Pertaining to the scrotum

Scrotal

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Pernile ejaculate containing sperm and seminal fluid

Semen

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Sac of ductus deferens that produces seminal fluid

Seminal vesicle

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Pertaining to carrying semen

Seminiferous

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Hormone that promotes masculine characteristics

Androgen

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Tail of a sperm

Flagellum

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Sexual desire

Libido

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Two rapid cell divisions, resulting in half the number of chromosomes

Meiosis

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Cell division to create two identical cells, each with 46 chromosomes

Mitosis

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Female egg cell

Oocyte

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Development of female egg cell

Oogenesis

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Process of maturing from child to young adult

Puberty

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Coiled tubes in the testes that produce Sperm

Seminiferous tubule

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Mature male sex cell

Sperm

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Pertaining to sperm

Spermatic

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A cell late in the development process of sperm

Spermatid

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The process by which male germ cells differentiate into sperm

Spermatogenesis