Dispersal vs Hydrochory - What's the difference?

dispersal | hydrochory |


As nouns the difference between dispersal and hydrochory

is that dispersal is the act or result of dispersing or scattering; dispersion while hydrochory is (botany) the dispersal of seeds, spores, or fruit by water.

dispersal

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • The act or result of dispersing or scattering; dispersion.
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    hydrochory

    English

    Noun

    (-)
  • (botany) The dispersal of seeds, spores, or fruit by water.
  • Coordinate terms

    * anemochory * zoochory