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pollinate

verb pol·li·nate \ˈpä-lə-ˌnāt\

: to give (a plant) pollen from another plant of the same kind so that seeds will be produced

pol·li·nat·edpol·li·nat·ing

Full Definition of POLLINATE

transitive verb
1
:  to carry out the pollination of
2
:  to mark or smudge with pollen

Examples of POLLINATE

  1. The plants are pollinated by bees.

First Known Use of POLLINATE

1875

Rhymes with POLLINATE

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