Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A plant that reproduces or is reproduced by apomixis.

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  • n. Any apomictic plant or organism.

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  • n. a plant that reproduces or is reproduced by apomixis

Etymologies

Back-formation from apomictic, produced by apomixis : apo- + Greek miktos, mixed (from mignunai, mig-, to mix; see apomixis).
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

Examples

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