Etymology
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pollination (n.)

in botany, "the supplying of pollen to a female organ; act of pollinating," especially "fertilization of plants by the agency of insects," 1872, from older French pollination, noun of action formed 1812 from pollin-, stem of Latin pollen (see pollen). Also pollenation. Replaced in Modern French by pollinisation.

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Definitions of pollination

pollination (n.)
transfer of pollen from the anther to the stigma of a plant;
Synonyms: pollenation
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