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apomict

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noun apo·mict \ˈa-pə-ˌmikt\

Definition of apomict

  1. :  one produced or reproducing by apomixis

apomicticplay \ˌa-pə-ˈmik-tik\ adjective
apomicticallyplay \-ti-k(ə-)lē\ adverb


Origin of apomict

probably back-formation from International Scientific Vocabulary apomictic, from apo- + Greek mignynai to mix — more at mix


First Known Use: circa 1938


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