English to Afrikaans Meaning :: procreate

Procreate :
voortplant
- voortplantverwekprocreatesvoort te plant
 

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Verb(1) have offspring or produce more individuals of a given animal or plant

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(1) It seems that the sole purpose for an animal's existence is to mate and procreate for the survival of their species.(2) It would have been a simpler world, plus it would have doubled our species capacity to procreate and survive.(3) The clearing out of the infant nasal passages is not something I signed up for when I acted on my biological urge to procreate .(4) The termination of menstruation means the ending of a woman's biological obligation to procreate .(5) species that procreate by copulation(6) The Rome-based gynaecologist first came to world attention after injecting sperm into the female egg to help men with very low sperm counts procreate .(7) There was no pleasure or love in the gesture at all - just a barbaric ritual that her species seemed to perform in order to procreate .(8) The ennui among young Germans is such that couples cannot be bothered to procreate in numbers sufficient to sustain the population.(9) Even animals have their mates, although some just procreate and leave.(10) A common argument against gay marriage is that marriage is for procreation and gay couples cannot procreate .(11) And then the child runs off and his procreators are left to face the ÔÇÿempty nestÔÇÖ.(12) Like all animals, we enjoy the procreative instinct, which cannot be harnessed by the too expensive condoms or medicines.(13) Even healthy Bactrian camels are meager procreators because the birth of a single camel requires a 14-month gestation period.(14) Citing a pattern of negligence and drug abuse that has left a couple unable to care for their children, a judge in upstate New York last week barred the couple from procreating until they prove they can take care of their offspring.(15) Parenting is possibly an irrational vocation, but humanity keeps breeding and procreating .(16) Surely it's too anthropomorphic to assume that insects or even pigs or apes know they're procreating ?
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Verb
1. produce offspring ::
produseer nageslag
2. reproduce ::
reproduseer
3. multiply ::
vermeerder
4. propagate ::
propageer
5. breed ::
broei
Different Forms
procreate, procreated, procreates, procreating
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