Definitions for fecundateˈfi kənˌdeɪt, ˈfɛk ən-

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

fe•cun•dateˈfi kənˌdeɪt, ˈfɛk ən-(v.t.)-dat•ed, -dat•ing.

  1. to make prolific or fruitful.

  2. to impregnate or fertilize.

    Category: Animal Husbandry, Botany

Origin of fecundate:

1625–35; < L fēcundātus. See fecund , -ate1

fe`cun•da′tion(n.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. fertilize, fecundate, fertilise(verb)

    make fertile or productive

    "The course fertilized her imagination"

  2. inseminate, fecundate, fertilize, fertilise(verb)

    introduce semen into (a female)

Wiktionary

  1. fecundate(Verb)

    To make fertile.

  2. fecundate(Verb)

    To inseminate.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Fecundate(verb)

    to make fruitful or prolific

  2. Fecundate(verb)

    to render fruitful or prolific; to impregnate; as, in flowers the pollen fecundates the ovum through the stigma

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