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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Pollination by the union of male and female gametes from the same individual.

Usage examples (33)
  • Some of the kinds have their floral organs so arranged as to be capable of self-fertilisation; still, it is always as well to give them some assistance.
  • Corydalis, Hildebrand shows falsity of idea of self-fertilisation of.
  • I fancy that I see my way with the aid of continued self-fertilisation.
  • A short note describing Cruger's discovery of self-fertilisation in Cattleya, for more
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