polyembryony definition

  • noun:
    • improvement multiple embryo from one egg or ovule.
    • The production of two or more embryos in a single seed, due either to the presence and fertilization of more than one embryonic sac or even the origination of embryos outside of the embryonic sac.
    • The production of a couple of embryos within one seed, due either on existence and fertilization of more than one embryonic sac or even the origination of embryos outside of the embryonic sac.
    • In botany, the production or existence of two or more embryos in one seed—a phenomenon occurring, sometimes regularly and sometimes abnormally, in the development of the ovules of flowering plants.

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