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Synonyms for self-fertilisation

fertilization by the union of male and female gametes from the same individual

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But although some flowers do self-fertilise, plants have evolved a myriad of physical strategies to avoid self-pollination and self-fertilisation.
For a ground-breaking paper to be published in the scientific journal, Nature, will reveal that Chester Zoo's Komodo Dragons -the world's largest lizard - can reproduce through self-fertilisation.
The effects of cross and self-fertilisation in the vegetable kingdom.
AUTOCARP A Chinese freshwater fish B Legal power or right C Fruit produced by self-fertilisation who am I?