Definitions for xenogamy

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  1. xenogamy(Noun)

    The transfer of pollen from the anthers of one plant to the stigma of another; cross-pollination.

  2. Origin: Greek ξένος (stranger) + Greek γάμος (marriage).

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  1. Xenogamy(noun)

    cross fertilization

  2. Origin: [Gr. xe`nos strange, foreign + ga`mos marriage.]

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