cross-fertilization definition

  • noun:
    • Fertilization because of the union of gametes from different people, occasionally of different varieties or species. Also known as allogamy.
    • Mutual trade, as between dissimilar ideas, countries, or classifications, that improves comprehension or creates anything beneficial.
    • Fertilization by the union of gametes of various plants (occasionally of different types).
    • The mutual exchange of tips or ideas from various industries for mutual benefit.
    • In botany, the fertilization associated with the ovules of just one rose because of the pollen of another, on a single plant or on another plant of the identical species.
    • generally speaking, the intimate union of two germ-cells from two parent organisms, as compared with self-fertilization in flowers plus in some hermaphrodite creatures.
    • interchange between various countries or other ways of convinced that is mutually effective and useful
    • fertilization by the union of male and feminine gametes from various person of the identical species

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