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self-fertile

[self-fur-tl or, esp. British, -tahyl, self-] /ˌsɛlfˈfɜr tl or, esp. British, -taɪl, ˈsɛlf-/
adjective, Zoology.
1.
capable of self-fertilization.
Origin of self-fertile
1855-1860
First recorded in 1855-60
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