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Synonyms for castration

the act or an instance of making one incapable of reproducing sexually

Synonyms for castration

neutering a male animal by removing the testicles

surgical removal of the testes or ovaries (usually to inhibit hormone secretion in cases of breast cancer in women or prostate cancer in men)

the deletion of objectionable parts from a literary work

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6 million was allocated from the state budget for conducting chemical castration," the expert said.
The chemical castration process is more effective when it is done voluntarily, the researchers say.
Summary: New Delhi [India] February 01 (ANI): The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Thursday filed a chargesheet against former Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh in connection with alleged castrations of his male devotees.
In this study, although the application of different castration methods in 4-month-old male Norduz sheep resulted in changes in the blood hormone levels, it was determined that these changes did not affect body weight.
The % change in average BMD was calculated separately for men > 70 years and < than 70 years of age, for osteopenic and osteoporotic patients and for patients with castration duration less than and more than one year.
Indonesian president Joko Widodo signed the decree Wednesday authorising chemical castration for convicted child sex offenders and requiring those released on parole to wear electronic monitoring devices.
Some called castration of rapist as barbaric but there is growing support for this demand.
Pressing for castration as a punishment, Pavani said the Madras HC had recently asked the Centre to consider it.
In 2011, South Korea became the first Asian country to use chemical castration as a punishment.
The study revealed that post pubertal castration of the Wannan cattle had no negative effect on average daily weight gain, blood hormone level and indirectly physiology of different body organs.
Some Members of the Parliament are going to reintroduce a bill on chemical castration of pedophiles in Kyrgyzstan, MP Tursunbai Bakir uulu said on December 23 during the session of the committee on social policy.
The primary outcome of interest was overall survival from date of abiraterone start and from date of metastatic castration resistant prostate cancer diagnosis (mCRPC).
Manama: A Saudi religious scholar said that he supported chemical castration to combat sexual harassment or sex crimes.
How can I make them stand and will delaying castration help?