[ meyl-ster-il or, especially British, -ahyl ]
/ ˈmeɪlˈstɛr ɪl or, especially British, -aɪl /
producing no pollen or infertile pollen.
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Origin of male-sterile
First recorded in 1920–25
Words nearby male-sterile
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