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Meaning of "xenogamous" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF XENOGAMOUS

xenogamous  [zeˈnɒɡəməs] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF XENOGAMOUS

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Xenogamous is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES XENOGAMOUS MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of xenogamous in the English dictionary

The definition of xenogamous in the dictionary is of, involving, or produced by cross-fertilization.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH XENOGAMOUS


allogamous
æˈlɒɡəməs
anisogamous
ˌænaɪˈsɒɡəməs
apogamous
əˈpɒɡəməs
autogamous
ɔ:ˈtɒɡəməs
bigamous
ˈbɪɡəməs
chasmogamous
kæzˈmɒɡəməs
cryptogamic
krɪpˈtɒɡəməs
cryptogamous
krɪpˈtɒɡəməs
exogamous
ɛkˈsɒɡəməs
geitonogamous
ˌɡaɪtəˈnɒɡəməs
hercogamous
hɜːˈkɒɡəməs
heterogamous
ˌhɛtəˈrɒɡəməs
homogamous
hɒˈmɒɡəməs
monogamous
məˈnɒɡəməs
nonmonogamous
ˌnɒnməˈnɒɡəməs
oogamous
əʊˈɒɡəməs
phaenogamous
fiːˈnɒɡəməs
phanerogamous
ˌfænəˈrɒɡəməs
polygamous
pəˈlɪɡəməs
zoogamous
zəʊˈɒɡəməs

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE XENOGAMOUS

xenobiotic
xenoblast
Xenocrates
Xenocratic
xenocryst
xenodiagnosis
xenodiagnostic
xenodochium
xenogamy
xenogeneic
xenogenesis
xenogenetic
xenogenic
xenogenous
xenogeny
xenoglossia
xenoglossy
xenograft
xenolith
xenolithic

WORDS THAT END LIKE XENOGAMOUS

anonymous
biramous
cleistogamous
dichogamous
didynamous
digamous
endogamous
famous
hypergamous
infamous
isogamous
monothalamous
polythalamous
ramous
squamous
syngamous
tetradynamous
trigamous
unfamous
uniramous
world-famous

Synonyms and antonyms of xenogamous in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «xenogamous» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF XENOGAMOUS

Find out the translation of xenogamous to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of xenogamous from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «xenogamous» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

xenogamous
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

xenogama
570 millions of speakers

English

xenogamous
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

xenogamous
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

xenogamous
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

xenogamous
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

xenógamas
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

xenogamous
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

xenogamous
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Xenogamous
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

xenogamous
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

xenogamous
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

xenogamous
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Xenogamous
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

xenogamous
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

xenogamous
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

एक्सनोगॅमस
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

xenogamous
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

xenogamous
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

xenogamous
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

xenogamous
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

xenogamous
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

xenogamous
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

xenogamous
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

xenogamous
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

xenogamous
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of xenogamous

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «XENOGAMOUS»

The term «xenogamous» is barely ever used and occupies the 204.894 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «XENOGAMOUS» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «xenogamous» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «xenogamous» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about xenogamous

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «XENOGAMOUS»

Discover the use of xenogamous in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to xenogamous and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Pollen and Pollination
Pollen ovule ratios and breeding systems There is a strong correlation between P /O and breeding system (Fig. 3). P/Os decreased from xenogamous to facultatively xenogamous to autogamous species (X > FX: t = 9.825; n = 310,86; p « 0.001 ...
Amots Dafni, Michael Hesse, Ettore Pacini, 2000
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Plant Allometry: The Scaling of Form and Process
Based on prior discussion, we predict that all autogamous species will plot in quadrant I, all obligate xenogamous species will plot in quadrant IV, and facultative xenogamous species will fall between the two extreme breeding systems.
Karl J. Niklas, 1994
3
Biology and Breeding of Crucifers
1958; Ohsawa and Namai, 1987), although their parental species are self- incompatible xenogamous species (Okamoto et al., 2007). Both the P/O and energy cost per flower of these amphidiploid Brassica crops — B. carinata (B13, B14), ...
Surinder Kumar Gupta, 2009
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Mycoheterotrophy: The Biology of Plants Living on Fungi
... partial autogam y Mixed breeding; primarily autogamous Facultatively xenogamous; partial autogamy Primarily xenogamous; some autogamy Primarily xenogamous; some autogamy Primarily autogamous, xenogamy unobserved Primarily ...
Vincent Merckx, 2012
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Plant Reproductive Ecology : Patterns and Strategies: ...
Cruden and Lyon found in xenogamous species a pattern of bio- mass allocation that seemed independent of sex habit (whether the plant was hermaphroditic, monoecious, or dioecious) and pollen vector. Prezygotic costs were male- biased .
Jon and Lesley Lovett-Doust Professor of Biology the University of Windsor, 1988
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Unity in Diversity: Reflections on Ecology after the Legacy ...
We therefore proposed the hypothesis that a regulation of geitonogamous and xenogamous pollination may be occurring from a populational perspective, by means of the differential reproductive behaviour of individuals of different size.
Fernando Valladares, Antonio Camacho, Arturo Elosegi, Carlos Gracia, Marta Estrada, Joan Carles Senar y Josep-María Gili, 2008
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Pollination : from theory to practice: Lethbridge, Alberta, ...
Because many xenogamous plants are self-compatible (e.g., Cruden, 1972a; Vasek and Weng, 1988; Cruden and Lyon, 1989, and refs. therein; Kerns and Inouye, 1994), we should not use self-incompatibility as a synonym for xenogamy and ...
K. W. Richards, International Society for Horticultural Science, Canada. Agriculture and Agri-food Canada. Lethbridge Research Centre, 1997
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Lindleyana: The Scientific Journal of the American Orchid ...
Indeed, he reviewed P/O ratios in 96 plant species and found that ratios were correlated (r = 0.947) with the system of sexual reproduction and increased from cleistogamous to xenogamous species. The mean P/O ratio on average was 4.7 in ...
‎1996
9
Pollination Biology
In addition, relevant data on male competition and female choice prior to pollen deposition are almost totally missing for xenogamous species. Postpollination data are available, but are fragmentary or based on cultivated species. Finally, there ...
Leslie Real, 1983
10
The Pollination Biology of North American Orchids: Volume 2: ...
Cruden (1977) predicted lower P:O ratios for autogamous as compared to xenogamous species, a not surprising expectation if it is assumed that relatively more pollen grains need to be produced when their probability of reaching the stigma is ...
Charles L. Argue, 2011

2 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «XENOGAMOUS»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term xenogamous is used in the context of the following news items.
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Mozilla przymierza się do odświeżenia interfejsu Firefoksa
XBL (Xenogamous Binding Language) jest technologią, która opisuje możliwości z zakresu powiązywania elementów w dokumentach skryptowych, obsługi ... «Komputer Świat, Jul 15»
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Why the Moomins are fiction's perfect family
Although there is a tight – if xenogamous – family unit doesn't mean this is the best or only kind of family. This is reinforced in the final book, Moominvalley In ... «The Guardian, Dec 14»

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