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Definition of the adjective allogamous

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  1. relating to cross-fertilization in plants

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Google previewEncyclopedia of Applied Plant Sciences, Three-Volume Set (2003)

by Denis J Murphy, Brian G Murray

fertilized by pollen fromthe same flower are known asautogamous, whilst allogamous species are those in whichthe ovuleof a flower is fertilized bypollen from another flower, frequently of another ...

Google previewDictionary of Plant Breeding, Second Edition (2009)

by Rolf H. J. Schlegel

selection Autogamous plants Allogamous plants Vegetatively grown plants Autogamous plants Allogamous plants Autogamous plants Allogamous plants Autogamous plants Table 6 Genotypic and phenotypic segregation in F2 populations, ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Genetics, Genomics, Proteomics, and Informatics (2008)

by George P. Rédei

Allogamous: Allogamous individuals do not pollinate the pistils of the same ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Environment and Society (2007)

FIVE-VOLUME SET by Paul Robbins

Maize is an allogamous (cross-pollinating) plant; each individual fruit on an ear of corn is formed when wind-blown pollen from the tassel lands on the silks. Maize is a C4 plant, meaning that its photosynthetic pathway is different from most ...

Google previewEncyclopaedic Dictionary of Biology (2003)

by S. Choudhary

allogamous) : Synonym for cross- fertilization; this is the combining of gametes derived from different individuals. allogeneic transplant : A transplant of an organ or tissue that is donated either by a ...

Google previewCRC Dictionary of Agricultural Sciences (2001)

by Robert Alan Lewis

allogamous. of or pertaining to allogamy. allogamy. cross- fertilization of plants either by pollen from different flowers on the same plant or by pollen from genetically different plants of the same species.

Google previewMicrosoft Encarta College Dictionary (2001)

The First Dictionary For The Internet Age by Anne H. Soukhanov

a-/ n the process of cross-fertilization in flowering plants — allogamous adj al lo ge ne ic /allaja nee Ik/, al-lo-gen-ic /alls jennik/ adj describes tissues that are genetically different and therefore incompatible when ...

Google previewDictionary of Human Biology (2000)

by Peter Reuter

allogamous. Alllolgalmie/allogamy, cross fertilization. alllolgalmisch adj. allogamous.

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Seeds (2006)

Science, Technology and Uses by J. Derek Bewley, Michael Black, Peter Halmer

Genetics and breeding Sunflower is a cross-pollinating (allogamous) species, which shows significant hybrid vigour (heterosis) for both seed and oil yield. Although open-pollinated and synthetic varieties may still play a role in marginal ...

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The value of this 10-letter word is 13 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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