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Definition of the adjective Abscisic

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  1. Of or pertaining to abscisic acid or its derivatives

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Google previewEncyclopedia of Biology (2009)

by Don Rittner, Timothy Lee McCabe

abscisic acid (ABA) A plant hormone (C15H20O4) and weak acid that generally acts to inhibit growth, induces dormancy, and helps ...

Google previewThe Dictionary of Genomics, Transcriptomics and Proteomics (2015)

by Guenter Kahl

Abscisic acid-responsive element (ABAresponsive element, ABRE): A conserved cis-regulatory sequence element (consensus sequence: 5′-C/TACGTGGC-3′; Arabidopsis thaliana: 5′-CACGTGG/TC-3′; Medicago truncatula: ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia of Brewing (2013)

Abscisic. acid. Abscisic acid is a plant hormone with the structure indicated in the following figure. C—CH-C-CH-C-CH-OH OH O It exerts global effects on plants; for Abrasion Abscisic acid.

Google previewA Dictionary of Biology (2015)

by Elizabeth Martin, Robert Hine

abscisic acid The ABO blood group system abscisic acid (ABA) A naturally occurring *plant hormone that appears to be involved primarily in seed maturation, stress responses, and in regulating closure of leaf pores (stomata). In seeds, it ...

Google previewThe Fertilizer Encyclopedia (2009)

by Vasant Gowariker, V. N. Krishnamurthy, Sudha Gowariker, Manik Dhanorkar, Kalyani Paranjape

AAS Abscisic acid AAS AAS is short for atomic absorption spectrometer. Abherent Any substance that prevents adhesion of a material to itself or ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Plant Sciences (2012)

by Michael Allaby

abscisic acid (abscisin ll, dormin) A terpenoid (see TERPENE) compound that is one of the five major *plant hormones.

Google previewCRC Dictionary of Agricultural Sciences (2001)

by Robert Alan Lewis

abscisic acid (abscissic acid; [S-(Z,E)]-5-(l- hydroxy-2,6,6-trimethyl-4-oxo-2-cyclo- ...

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Scrabble value of A1B3S1C3I1S1I1C3

The value of this 8-letter word is 14 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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