Self-fertilized
Self-fertilized \Self`-fer"ti*lized\, a. (Bot.) Fertilized by pollen from the same flower. [1913 Webster]

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  • self-fertilized — adjective fertilized by its own pollen • Syn: ↑self fertilised, ↑self pollinated • Similar to: ↑autogamous, ↑autogamic * * * (ˈ) ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ adjective : fertilized by means of one s own pollen or sperm …   Useful english dictionary

  • self-fertilized — self fer·til·ized self fərt əl .īzd adj fertilized by one s own pollen or sperm …   Medical dictionary

  • self-fertilized — See self fertilization. * * * …   Universalium

  • self-fer|ti|lized — «SEHLF FUR tuh lyzd», adjective. fertilized by its own pollen; autogamous: »a self fertilized flower …   Useful english dictionary

  • self-fertilization — self fertilized, adj. /self ferr tl euh zay sheuhn, self /, n. 1. Bot. fertilization of an ovum of a plant by a male gamete from the same flower (opposed to cross fertilization). 2. Zool. fertilization of the ovum of a hermaphroditic animal by a… …   Universalium

  • self-pollinated — adjective fertilized by its own pollen • Syn: ↑self fertilized, ↑self fertilised • Similar to: ↑autogamous, ↑autogamic * * * (ˈ) ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ adjective : subjected to or produced by self pollination * * * …   Useful english dictionary

  • self-fertilised — adjective fertilized by its own pollen • Syn: ↑self fertilized, ↑self pollinated • Similar to: ↑autogamous, ↑autogamic …   Useful english dictionary

  • self-fertilizing — (ˈ) ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ adjective : self fertilized * * * self ferˈtile or self ferˈtilizing adjective Made fertile or fertilizing by its own pollen or sperm • • • Main Entry: ↑self …   Useful english dictionary

  • self-fertilization — n. the fertilization of plants by their own pollen, not from others. Derivatives: self fertilized adj. self fertilizing adj …   Useful english dictionary

  • self-fertilizing — See self fertilized. * * * …   Universalium

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