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Definition of the noun acrospire
What does acrospire mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: acrospires
- [botany] The sprout at the end of a seed when it begins to germinate.
Definition of the verb acrospire
What does acrospire mean as a doing word?
- To put forth the first sprout.
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for acrospire
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The Encyclopedia of Beer (2014)
The Beer Lover's Bible - A Complete Reference To Beer Styles, Brewing Methods, Ingredients, Festivals, Traditions, And More) by Christine P. Rhodes
Malt that contains acrospires at least three-quarters the seedlength in size isconsidered to be highly modified. The modification and growth of the acrospire ...
Containing a Clear Exposition of Their Principles and Practice by Andrew Ure
The malting, however, is complete before the acrospire becomes a leaf. The barley couch absorbs oxygen and emits carbonic acid, just as animals do in breathing, but to a very limited extent; for the grain loses only three per cent, of its weight ...
Encyclopaedia Londinensis (1810)
by John Wilkes
The gerrninatiotr of the radicles and acrospire carries off the cohesive proper-ties of the barley, thereby contributing to ...
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Video shows what acrospire means. The sprout at the end of a seed when it begins to germinate.. Acrospire Meaning. How to pronounce, definition audio ...
Scrabble value of A1C3R1O1S1P3I1R1E1
The value of this 9-letter word is 13 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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