Definition of "self-fertilized" []

  • Fertilized by pollen from the same flower. (adjective)

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Use "self-fertilized" in a sentence
  • "Charles Darwin's experiments with plants showed that self-fertilized plants were weaker than those produced by cross-fertilization."
  • "Two female Komodo dragons at two different zoos have self-fertilized eggs in isolation -- with no help from a Komo-dude."
  • "Onion bulbs of various types have self-fertilized, and desirable fixed strains will be separated if possible."
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