pseudofertilization

noun
pseu·​do·​fertilization | \ "+ \

Definition of pseudofertilization

: a process substituting for normal fertilization (as fusion of egg and polar body in various coccids or pseudogamy in a nematode)

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History and Etymology for pseudofertilization

pseud- + fertilization

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“Pseudofertilization.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pseudofertilization. Accessed 2 Aug. 2021.

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