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Definition of the adjective adaxial
What does adaxial mean as an attribute of a noun?
- nearest to or facing toward the axis of an organ or organism
Alternative definition of the adjective adaxial
- [botany] On the side that is towards the axis or central line, usually on the upper side.
- antonym: abaxial
- (developmental biology) adjacent to the axis, or in vertebrates the notochord.
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Encyclopedia of Entomology (2008)
by John L. Capinera
Insecticide Application: The Dose Transfer Process, Figure 8 The adaxial surface of a rosemary leaf. The circular objects are glands. The leaf has a little bit of dirt that has splashed onto the leaf surface (Courtesy of Molecular and Cellular ...
by Frank J. Dye
acrocephaly 2 adaxial acrocephaly also called oxycephaly is a condition in which the head is roughly conical in shape caused by premature suture closure. acrogen a nonflowering plant that grows only at the apex, as in a fern. acron the ...
A Dictionary of Entomology (2011)
ADAXIAL 21 22 ADDENDUM. many fungal species including basidiomycetes, ascomycetes and deuteromycetes; reared on dry-rot fungus (Serpula lacrymans) in buildings. See Cryptophagidae. Cf. Sigmoid Fungus Beetle. ACUTE ...
by Maggenti Mary Ann, Maggenti Armand, Gardner Scott
adaxial acutangular a. [L. acutus, sharpened; angulus, angle] Forming or meeting at an acute angle. acute a. [L. acutus, sharpened] Pointed; ...
Encyclopaedia britannica (1911)
a dictionary of arts, sciences, literature and general information by Hugh Chisholm
Adaxial lamella of outer gill- plate. er, Reflected lamella of outer gill- plate. /, Adaxial lamella of Inner gill- plate. fr. Reflected lamella of inner gill- plate. g, Line of concrescence oC the reflected lamellae of the two inner gill-plates. A, Rectum.
by John M. Lackie
adaxial The surface of a plant organ such as a leaf or petal that during early development faced towards the axis. In the case of leaves the upper surface is usually ...
by Geoffrey Clough Ainsworth
adaxial. Abbreviations. Abbreviations and signs frequently used in this work are: adj( ective) ...
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- Marsilea adaxial side of fertile pinna
Like the other genera of heterosporus ferns, Marsilea is aquatic. When its sporocarps absorb water, gelatinous sorophores emerge. Attached to these sorophores are reduced pinnules with attached micro and megasporangia.
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- Roya en hoja de sauce cara adaxial
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- Roya en hojas de rosa adaxial
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Scrabble value of A1D2A1X8I1A1L1
The value of this 7-letter word is 15 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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