[ wind-pol-uh-ney-tid ]
/ ˈwɪndˌpɒl əˌneɪ tɪd /
being pollinated by airborne pollen.
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Origin of wind-pollinated
First recorded in 1880–85
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Examples from the Web for wind-pollinated
The flowers, which are often unisexual, are wind-pollinated.
(of certain plants) pollinated by wind-borne pollen
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