Definition of pollinator in US English:



  • See pollinate

    • ‘The effectiveness of exclusion through pore size is relatively easy to demonstrate for biotic pollinators by direct observation.’
    • ‘Even so, approximately one-third of orchid species have evolved pollination mechanisms whereby the pollinator receives no reward whatsoever.’
    • ‘This behaviour clearly indicates that the trichomes are somehow used during the pollinator's life cycle.’
    • ‘Plants pollinated by animals need to attract their pollinators in order to reproduce.’
    • ‘What will happen when genetically heterogeneous plant populations are pollinated by new pollinators?’