Dictionary.com

fertilizin

[ fer-til-uh-zin ]
/ fərˈtɪl ə zɪn /
Save This Word!

noun Biochemistry.

QUIZZES

QUIZ YOURSELF ON “ITS” VS. “IT’S”!

Apostrophes can be tricky; prove you know the difference between it’s and its in this crafty quiz!
Question 1 of 12
On the farm, the feed for chicks is significantly different from the roosters’; ______ not even comparable.

Origin of fertilizin

First recorded in 1919; fertilize + -in2
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2021
What's This Word?