from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun The act or process of supplying or impregnating with pollen.


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  • Page 103: The term 'pollenization' may be a substitute for 'pollenation' or 'pollination'.

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  • "I knew that John's natural enthusiasm for creating great events that bring in talent interested in cross-pollenization would make sure we got a great lineup, as well as make this more than 'just another music festival.'"

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  • After pollenization, when the pollen (sperm) passes through the stigma (vagina), some trees and plants begin to produce fruit or a nut to surround the fertilized seed.

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  • Somehow I hope some cross pollenization is going on with these tremendous available sources.

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  • This is a problem that has cross-pollenization (ph) between health care and criminal justice and education and foreign policy.

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  • Self-pollenization (autogamy): pollen moves to the female part of the same flower, or to another flower on the same individual plant.


  • Pollination can be cross-pollination with a pollinator and an external pollenizer, self-pollenization with a pollinator, or self-pollination without any pollinator:


  • Many of the blogs I visited told me they were thrilled with their increased traffic, and there seemed to be a lot of cross pollenization of fans going on.

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  • · Putting an end to biological farming and poisoning non GM cultures through pollenization from GM crops and accidental exposure to Roundup herbicide.

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  • However, bees contribute to the pollenization of flowers in the gardens and orchards of other people, who benefit freely from this positive externality.

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