apomictic

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ap·o·mict

 (ăp′ə-mĭkt′)
n.
A plant that reproduces or is reproduced by apomixis.

[Back-formation from apomictic, produced by apomixis : apo- + Greek miktos, mixed (from meignunai, mig-, to mix; see apomixis).]

ap′o·mic′tic adj.
ap′o·mic′tic·al·ly adv.
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apomictic

(ˌæpəˈmɪktɪk) or

apomictical

adj
produced by, or relating to, apomixis
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.apomictic - of or relating to a plant that reproduces by apomixisapomictic - of or relating to a plant that reproduces by apomixis
phytology, botany - the branch of biology that studies plants
2.apomictic - (of reproduction) not involving the fusion of male and female gametes in reproductionapomictic - (of reproduction) not involving the fusion of male and female gametes in reproduction
asexual, nonsexual - not having or involving sex; "an asexual spore"; "asexual reproduction"
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