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Definition of the adjective Abscisic
What does Abscisic mean as an attribute of a noun?
- Of or pertaining to abscisic acid or its derivatives
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by Burkhard Fugmann, Susanne Lang-Fugmann, Wolfgang Steglich
Pleurotetlic acid, Proazulenes, PR toxin, Quadrone, Ricciocarpins, Tansy, Taurin, Winteren C15H20O4=Abscisic acid, Alhiacol(ide), Helicobasidin, Hirsutic acid, Hymenoxon(e), Itludanes, Pentalenolactones, Ricciocarpins, Tric(h)othecenes ...
A Dictionary of Science (2017)
by Jonathan Law
abscisic. acid. A naturally occurring plant hormone that appears to be involved primarily in seed maturation, stress responses (e.g. to heat and waterlogging), and in regulating closure of leaf pores (stomata). In seeds, it promotes the synthesis ...
Encyclopedia 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 ...
by Guenter Kahl
ABRE: See → abscisic acid-responsive element. abRNA: See → aberrant RNA. Abscisic acid-responsive element (ABAresponsive element, ABRE): A conserved cis-regulatory sequence element (consensus sequence: 5′-C/TACGTGGC-3′; ...
by Michael Allaby
abscisic. acid. (abscisin II, dormin) A terpenoid (see TERPENE) compound that is one of the five major *plant hormones. Although it is synthesized principally in the *chloroplasts, it occurs throughout the plant body and is particularly ...
A 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 ...
by John Buckingham
Aldehyde: Abscisic aldehyde C15HM03 M 248.321 Immediate precursor of abscisic acid.
by L. L. Somani
Abscisic acid, Benzoic acid, Salicylic Acid , Gallic acid, Cinnamic acid, Caffeic acid, P-coumaric acid, Ferulic acid, ...
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- Abscisic Meaning
Video shows what abscisic means. Of or pertaining to abscisic acid or its derivatives.. Abscisic Meaning. How to pronounce, definition audio dictionary. How to ...
- Abscisic acid Meaning
Video shows what abscisic acid means. A terpenoid best known as a plant hormone that inhibits seed germination and was once thought to be important in ...
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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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