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- noun Dispersal of seeds, fruits, or other plant parts by water.
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- noun botany The
dispersalof seeds, spores, or fruitby water.
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From hydro- + -chory.
Many aquatic and some terrestrial plant species utilize hydrochory, or seed dispersal through water.