anemophilous

adjective

an·​e·​moph·​i·​lous ˌa-nə-ˈmä-fə-ləs How to pronounce anemophilous (audio)
: pollinated by wind

Word History

First Known Use

circa 1872, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of anemophilous was circa 1872

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“Anemophilous.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/anemophilous. Accessed 16 Jun. 2024.

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