male-sterile

[ meyl-ster-il or, especially British, -ahyl ]
/ ˈmeɪlˈstɛr ɪl or, especially British, -aɪl /

adjective Botany.

producing no pollen or infertile pollen.

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Origin of male-sterile

First recorded in 1920–25
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