Etymology
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autogamy (n.)

"self-fertilization," 1877, from auto- "self" + -gamy "fertilization." Related: Autogamous (1880).

updated on April 07, 2017

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Definitions of autogamy from WordNet

autogamy (n.)
self-fertilization in plants;
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