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Definition of the noun allogamy
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noun - plural: allogamies
- cross-fertilization in plants
Alternative definition of the noun allogamy
- [biology] The fertilization of an ovum from one individual with the spermatozoa of another; cross-fertilization
Allogamy is a term used in the field of biological reproduction describing the fertilization of an ovum from one individual with the spermatozoa of another. By contrast, autogamy is the term used for self-fertilization. In humans, the fertilization event is an instance of allogamy. Self-fertilization occurs in hermaphroditic organisms where the two gametes fused in fertilization come from the same individual. This is common in plants and certain protozoans.
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by Prof. Kotpal, Dr. Tyagi, Dr. Bendre, & Dr. Pande
Allogamy is the other name for pollination. 3. Scent and nectar are adaptations to help pollinated plants. 4. Self incompatibility is adaptation for pollination. 5. The main component of the outer spore wall is 6. In angiosperms the microspore is ...
Allogamy is the other name for . 2. Scent and Nectar are adaptations to help pollinated plants.
e-Study Guide for: Principles of Plant Genetics and Breeding by George Acquaah, ISBN 9780470664759 (2013)
by Cram101 Textbook Reviews
isself contact CHAPTER HIGHLIGHTS: KEY TERMS, PEOPLE, PLACES, CONCEPTS Allogamy Allogamy is a term used in the field of biological reproduction describing the fertilization of an ovum from one individual with the spermatozoa of ...
by Jill Bailey
allogamy Cross-fertilization in plants.
by Rolf H. J. Schlegel
cross-fertilization: The fusion of male and female gametes from different genotypes or individuals of the same species, as base of genetic recombination bot >>> allogamy >>> cross- pollination >>> Table 35 cross-hybridization: In ...
by George P. Rédei
Allogamy: Allogamy is fertilization between gametes from different individual(s). ▷autogamy Allogeneic: Antigenic difference exists between two cells (in a chimera). ▷antigen, ▷allograft, ▷autologous, ▷xenogeneic Allogeneic Inhibition: ...
by John Owen Edward Clark, William Hemsley
Pronunciation, Derivation, and Definition of Terms in Biology, Botany, Zoology, Anatomy, Cytology, Embryology, Physiology by Isabella Ferguson Henderson, William Dawson Henderson
allogamy (älög' äml) n.
by S. Choudhary
allogamy (adj. 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 ...
by Frank J. Dye
allogamy cross-pollination. allometric growth See: allometry. allometry 5 amnion allometry the quantitative relationship between a part.
Biology Dictionary (2009)
by P. K. Gupta
Allogamy Cross- fertilization in plants. Allograft The transplantation of an organ or tissue in plants and animals.
Dictionary of Agriculture (1998)
by Alan Stephens
prefix different 0 allogamy [a'logamil noun fertilization by pollen from different flowers or from flowers of genetically different plants of the same species COMMENTi some fruit trees are self-fertile, that is, they ...
by Michael Allaby
allogamy *Fertilization that involves *pollen and * ovules from different flowers. See also AUTOGAMY; GEITONOGAMY; XENO— GAMY. allogenic Applied to successional change arising from a change in ...
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The value of this 8-letter word is 14 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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