self-compatible

adjective self-com·pat·i·ble \ ˌself-kəm-ˈpa-tə-bəl \
Updated on: 11 Sep 2017

Definition of self-compatible

:capable of effective self-pollination that results in the production of seeds and fruits

self-compatibility

play \ˌself-kəm-ˌpa-tə-ˈbi-lə-tē\ noun

First Known Use of self-compatible

1922


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