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pollinate

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verb pol·li·nate \ˈpä-lə-ˌnāt\

Simple Definition of pollinate

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

Full Definition of pollinate

pol·li·nat·edpol·li·nat·ing

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 :  to carry out the pollination of

  3. 2 :  to mark or smudge with pollen

Examples of pollinate

  1. The plants are pollinated by bees.



1875

First Known Use of pollinate

1875

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