HyperDic: pollination

English > 1 sense of the word pollination:
NOUNeventpollination, pollenationtransfer of pollen from the anther to the stigma of a plant
pollination > pronunciation
Soundspaa.lahney'shahn
RhymesAachen ... Zukerman: 2572 rhymes with ahn...
English > pollination: 1 sense > noun 1, event
Meaningtransfer of pollen from the anther to the stigma of a plant.
Synonympollenation
Narrowercross-pollinationfertilization by transfer of pollen from the anthers of one flower to the stigma of another
self-pollinationfertilization by transfer of pollen from the anthers to the stigma of the same flower
Broaderfertilization, fertilisation, fecundation, impregnationcreation by the physical union of male and female gametes
Spanishpolinización
Catalanpol·linització
Verbspollinatefertilize by transfering pollen

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