self–pollinate

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verb self–pol·li·nate \ˈself-ˈpä-lə-ˌnāt\

Definition of self–pollinate

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  self 2

  3. intransitive verb
  4. :  to undergo self-pollination

1890

First Known Use of self–pollinate

1890

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