Simple Definition of pollinate
: to give (a plant) pollen from another plant of the same kind so that seeds will be produced
Examples of pollinate in a sentence
The plants are pollinated by bees.
First Known Use of pollinate
POLLINATE Defined for Kids
Definition of pollinate for Students
: to transfer or carry pollen from a stamen to a pistil of a flower or from a male cone to a female cone <Bees are pollinating the clover.>
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