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Synonyms for fertilization
ˌfɜr tl əˈzeɪ ʃənfer·til·iza·tion

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  1. fertilizationnoun

    syngamy, fecundation, conception

  2. fertilizationnoun

    The act or process of rendering fertile.

    fecundation, syngamy, conception

  3. fertilizationnoun

    The act of fecundating or impregnating animal or vegetable gametes; esp., the process by which in flowers the pollen renders the ovule fertile, or an analogous process in flowerless plants; fecundation; impregnation.

    syngamy, conception, fecundation

Princeton's WordNet

  1. fertilization, fertilisation, fecundation, impregnationnoun

    creation by the physical union of male and female gametes; of sperm and ova in an animal or pollen and ovule in a plant

    impregnation, fertilisation, dressing, saturation, fecundation

  2. fertilization, fertilisation, fecundation, dressingnoun

    making fertile as by applying fertilizer or manure

    binding, fecundation, fertilisation, grooming, stuffing, impregnation, dressing, medical dressing, bandaging, salad dressing

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. fertilizationnoun

    enriching, fecundation, impregnation

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "fertilization":

    fertilisation, fertilizer, fertilising, enrichment, insemination

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. fertilization

    Conception, impregnantion

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  1. Teresa Woodruff:

    It’s a way of sorting egg quality in a way we’ve never been able to assess before, all biology starts at the time of fertilization, yet we know next to nothing about the events that occur in the human.

  2. Alex Travis:

    We made those two changes, and now we achieve success in fertilization rates at 80 to 90%.

  3. Nancy Pelosi:

    In his disturbing concurrence, Justice Clarence Thomas confirmed many of our deepest fears about where this decision may lead: taking aim at additional long-standing precedent and cherished privacy rights, from access to contraception and in-vitro fertilization to marriage equality, legislation is being introduced to further codify freedoms which Americans currently enjoy.

  4. Thomas Molinaro:

    For the most part, it’s rare that we have good outcomes after failed fertilization.

  5. Freaky Frog Photos -RSB- McGuire:

    Internal fertilization has evolved independently only four times in frogs.

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