HyperDic: self-pollination

English > 1 sense of the word self-pollination:
NOUNeventself-pollinationfertilization by transfer of pollen from the anthers to the stigma of the same flower
English > self-pollination: 1 sense > noun 1, event
Meaningfertilization by transfer of pollen from the anthers to the stigma of the same flower.
NarrowercleistogamyThe production of small nonopening self-pollinating flowers
Broaderpollination, pollenationtransfer of pollen from the anther to the stigma of a plant
Oppositecross-pollinationfertilization by transfer of pollen from the anthers of one flower to the stigma of another
Spanishautopolinización
Catalanautopolinización, autopol·linització
Adjectivesself-pollinatingof or relating to or characteristic of self-pollination

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