open-pollination


open-pollination
open-pollination [ō΄pən päl΄ə nā′shən]
n.
the pollination of open flowers by insects, the wind, etc. without human action

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Universalium. 2010.

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  • open-pollination — [ō΄pən päl΄ə nā′shən] n. the pollination of open flowers by insects, the wind, etc. without human action …   English World dictionary

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  • open pollination — Pollination by wind, insects or other natural mechanisms …   Glossary of Biotechnology

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  • open-pollinated — open pollination. /oh peuhn pol euh nay tid/, adj. Bot. (of a flower) pollinated without human agency. [1920 25] * * * …   Universalium

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  • open-pollinated — | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ adjective : pollinated by natural agencies (as wind or insects) without direct human control or intervention open pollinated and hybrid sweet corns * * * open pollination. /oh peuhn pol euh nay tid/, adj. Bot. (of a… …   Useful english dictionary

  • pollination — /pol euh nay sheuhn/, n. Bot. the transfer of pollen from the anther to the stigma. [1870 75; POLLINATE + ION] * * * Transfer of pollen grains in seed plants from the stamens, where they form, to the pistil. Pollination is required for… …   Universalium

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