Definition of porogamous in English:

porogamous

adjective

Botany
  • Designating fertilization in which the pollen tube enters the ovule by the micropyle; relating to or displaying porogamy.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in The Botanical Gazette. From poro- + -gamous, after porogam and porogamy.

Pronunciation

porogamous

/pɔːˈrɒɡəməs//pɒˈrɒɡəməs/