self-pollinate

verb
self-pol·​li·​nate | \ ˌself-ˈpä-lə-ˌnāt How to pronounce self-pollinate (audio) \
self-pollinated; self-pollinating; self-pollinates

Definition of self-pollinate

intransitive verb

: to undergo self-pollination

First Known Use of self-pollinate

1890, in the meaning defined at transitive sense

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“Self-pollinate.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/self-pollinate. Accessed 26 January 2020.

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