Definitions for fertilizationˌfɜr tl əˈzeɪ ʃən

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. fertilization, fertilisation, fecundation, impregnation(noun)

    creation by the physical union of male and female gametes; of sperm and ova in an animal or pollen and ovule in a plant

  2. fertilization, fertilisation, fecundation, dressing(noun)

    making fertile as by applying fertilizer or manure

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  1. fertilization(Noun)

    The act or process of rendering fertile.

  2. fertilization(Noun)

    The act of fecundating or impregnating animal or vegetable gametes; esp., the process by which in flowers the pollen renders the ovule fertile, or an analogous process in flowerless plants; fecundation; impregnation.

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Fertilization(noun)

    the act or process of rendering fertile

  2. Fertilization(noun)

    the act of fecundating or impregnating animal or vegetable germs; esp., the process by which in flowers the pollen renders the ovule fertile, or an analogous process in flowerless plants; fecundation; impregnation

U.S. National Library of MedicineRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Fertilization

    The fusion of a spermatozoon (SPERMATOZOA) with an OVUM thus resulting in the formation of a ZYGOTE.


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