Associations to the word «Fertilization»

Wiktionary

FERTILIZATION, noun. The act or process of rendering fertile.
FERTILIZATION, noun. The act of fecundating or impregnating animal or vegetable gametes; especially, the process by which in flowers the pollen renders the ovule fertile, or an analogous process in flowerless plants; fecundation; impregnation.

Dictionary definition

FERTILIZATION, noun. Creation by the physical union of male and female gametes; of sperm and ova in an animal or pollen and ovule in a plant.
FERTILIZATION, noun. Making fertile as by applying fertilizer or manure.

Wise words

In words, as fashions, the same rule will hold; Alike fantastic, if too new, or old: Be not the first by whom the new are tried, Nor yet the last to lay the old aside.
Alexander Pope