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anemophilous

[an-uh-mof-uh-luh s] /ˌæn əˈmɒf ə ləs/
adjective, Botany, Mycology
1.
fertilized by wind-borne pollen or spores.
Origin
1870-1875
1870-75; anemo- + -philous
Related forms
anemophily, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for anemophilous

anemophilous

/ˌænɪˈmɒfɪləs/
adjective
1.
(of flowering plants such as grasses) pollinated by the wind Compare entomophilous
Derived Forms
anemophily, noun
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anemophilous
  (ān'ə-mŏf'ə-ləs)   
Pollinated by the wind.
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