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  • n. fertilization of the ovules of a plant by pollen from the same plant

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Direct fertilization in plants, as when the pollen fertilizing the ovules comes from the stamens of the same blossom; -- opposed to heterogamy.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In botany, direct or immediate fertilization, without the intervention of any mediate agency.


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