autogamous
adjective see autogamy

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Autogamous — Au*tog a*mous, a. (Bot.) Characterized by autogamy; self fertilized. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • autogamous — See autogamic. * * * …   Universalium

  • autogamous — adjective Self fertilizing …   Wiktionary

  • autogamous — Relating to or characterized by autogamy …   Medical dictionary

  • autogamous — au·tog·a·mous || ɔː tÉ’gÉ™mÉ™s adj. self fertilized (Botany) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • autogamous — au·tog·a·mous …   English syllables

  • autogamous — adjective characterized by or fit for autogamy • Syn: ↑autogamic • Ant: ↑endogamous, ↑exogamous • Similar to: ↑self fertilized, ↑self fertilised, ↑self pollinated …   Useful english dictionary

  • autogamy — autogamous, autogamic /aw toh gam ik/, adj. /aw tog euh mee/, n. 1. Bot. pollination of the ovules of a flower by its own pollen; self fertilization (opposed to allogamy). 2. Biol. conjugation in an individual organism by division of its nucleus… …   Universalium

  • autogamic — adjective characterized by or fit for autogamy • Syn: ↑autogamous • Ant: ↑endogamous (for: ↑autogamous), ↑exogamous (for: ↑autogamous) …   Useful english dictionary

  • Selection methods in plant breeding based on mode of reproduction — This article discusses Selection methods in plant breeding based on mode of reproduction. Some plants reproduce by (more or less strict) self fertilization where pollen from a plant will fertilise reproductive cells or ovules of the same plant.… …   Wikipedia

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