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self–compatible

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adjective self–com·pat·i·ble \-kəm-ˈpa-tə-bəl\

Definition of self–compatible

  1. :  capable of effective self-pollination that results in the production of seeds and fruits

self–compatibility

play \-ˌpa-tə-ˈbi-lə-tē\ noun


1922

First Known Use of self–compatible

1922


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