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fertilisation (n.)

chiefly British English spelling of fertilization. For spelling, see -ize.

updated on January 09, 2013

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Definitions of fertilisation from WordNet

fertilisation (n.)
creation by the physical union of male and female gametes; of sperm and ova in an animal or pollen and ovule in a plant;
Synonyms: fertilization / fecundation / impregnation
fertilisation (n.)
making fertile as by applying fertilizer or manure;
Synonyms: fertilization / fecundation / dressing
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