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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Fertilization by transfer of pollen from the anthers to the stigma of the same flower.

Usage examples (33)
  • Pollination is by wind, but self-pollination is the rule.
  • In plants, the process is also needed to prevent self-pollination.
  • However, where the timing overlaps, some self-pollination can occur.
  • Cleistogamy:. is self-pollination that occurs before the flower opens. for more
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