apogeny

noun
apog·​e·​ny | \ əˈpäjənē, aˈ- \
plural -es

Definition of apogeny

botany
: loss of the reproductive function

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History and Etymology for apogeny

apo- + -geny

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“Apogeny.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/apogeny. Accessed 8 Dec. 2021.

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