chalazogamy

noun
chal·​a·​zog·​a·​my | \ˌkaləˈzägəmē\
plural -es

Definition of chalazogamy 

: a process of fertilization in which the pollen tube penetrates to the embryo sac through the tissue of the chalaza

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History and Etymology for chalazogamy

International Scientific Vocabulary chalaz- (from New Latin chalaza) + -o- + -gamy; probably originally formed as French chalazogamie

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