anemochory

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An anemochoric object from a plant

Etymology[edit]

From anemo- (wind) +‎ -chory (seed dispersal).

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anemochory (uncountable)

  1. (botany) The dispersal of seeds, spores, or fruit by wind.
    Coordinate terms: hydrochory, zoochory

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