fertilized

adjective
fer·​til·​ized | \ ˈfər-tə-ˌlīzd How to pronounce fertilized (audio) \

Definition of fertilized

: having undergone fertilization a fertilized egg : subjected to fertilization fertilized fields

First Known Use of fertilized

1786, in the meaning defined above

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“Fertilized.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/fertilized. Accessed 28 January 2020.

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