self-fertilization
noun Date: 1859 fertilization effected by union of ova with pollen or sperm from the same individual • self-fertilize verb

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  • 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-fertilization — (also self fertilisation) ► NOUN Biology ▪ the fertilization of plants and some invertebrate animals by their own pollen or sperm. DERIVATIVES self fertilize verb …   English terms dictionary

  • Self-fertilization — Self fer ti*li*za tion, n. (Bot.) The fertilization of a flower by pollen from the same flower and without outer aid; autogamy. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • self-fertilization — [self′fʉrt΄ l i zā′shən] n. fertilization of a plant or animal by its own pollen or sperm …   English World dictionary

  • self-fertilization — self fertilization. См. самооплодотворение. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • self-fertilization — self fertilization. = autogamy (см.). (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • self-fertilization — apsivaisinimas statusas T sritis ekologija ir aplinkotyra apibrėžtis Savaiminis lytinis ląstelių arba gametų susiliejimas. Yra autogaminis, dvigubasis, pasirinktinis apsivaisinimas. atitikmenys: angl. self fertilization vok. Selbstfertilität, f;… …   Ekologijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • self-fertilization — apsivaisinimas statusas T sritis augalininkystė apibrėžtis Dviejų to paties individo lytinių ląstelių savaiminis (ne dirbtinis) susiliejimas. atitikmenys: angl. autogamy; self fertilization rus. оплодотворение …   Žemės ūkio augalų selekcijos ir sėklininkystės terminų žodynas

  • self-fertilization — self′ fertiliza′tion n. dvl bot fertilization of the ovum by a male gamete of the same individual • Etymology: 1855–60 self′ fer′tilized, adj …   From formal English to slang

  • self-fertilization — Fecundation of the ovules by the pollen of the same flower, or of the ova by the spermatozoa of the same animal in hermaphrodite forms; denoting an extreme type of inbreeding seen in certain plants and animal forms which produce both male and… …   Medical dictionary

  • self-fertilization — or self fertilisation noun Biology the fertilization of plants and some invertebrate animals by their own pollen or sperm. Derivatives self fertilize verb …   English new terms dictionary

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