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Fertilisation

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Making fertile as by applying fertilizer or manure.Creation by the physical union of male and female gametes; of sperm and ova in an animal or pollen and ovule in a plant.An occurrence in reproduction where the male and female gametes fuse to form a zygote which will eventually grow into a mature adult form of the parent organisms.