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Meaning of POLLINATE

Pronunciation:  'pâlu`neyt

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[v]  fertilize by transfering pollen
 

POLLINATE is a 9 letter word that starts with P.

 

 Synonyms: cross-pollinate, pollenate
 
 See Also: fecundate, fertilise, fertilize, inseminate

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. \Pol"li*nate\, a. (Zo["o]l.)
    Pollinose.
    
    
  2. \Pol"li*nate\, v. t. (Bot.)
    To apply pollen to (a stigma). -- {Pol`li*na"tion}, n. (Bot.)
    
    
 

 

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