pollenation


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Noun1.pollenation - transfer of pollen from the anther to the stigma of a plantpollenation - transfer of pollen from the anther to the stigma of a plant
fecundation, fertilisation, fertilization, impregnation - creation by the physical union of male and female gametes; of sperm and ova in an animal or pollen and ovule in a plant
cross-pollination - fertilization by transfer of pollen from the anthers of one flower to the stigma of another
self-pollination - fertilization by transfer of pollen from the anthers to the stigma of the same flower
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Many people don't realise just how much of our food depends on pollenation by bees," said Miss Kilvington.
We don't use any genetic modification at all, just pollenation.
So far, there has been little cross pollenation between Ford and their Swedish partner Volvo.