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Definition of the noun aerophyte

What does aerophyte mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: aerophytes

  1. plant that derives moisture and nutrients from the air and rain; usually grows on another plant but not parasitic on it

Alternative definition of the noun aerophyte

noun

  1. An epiphyte

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Google previewThe banner with the new device (1913)

woman's place in nature, in civilization, and in government by Golden Light

The aerophyte is a plant which derives its sustenance and support from the air; ...

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia Britannica ... (1902)

A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences and General Literature ... in Thirty Volumes with New American Supplement

An aerophyte is an autotrophic plant growing upon another, to which it is commonly fixed by its roots. The term epiphyte, commonly given to them, is so frequently used to designate the position of saprophytes and parasites upon host -plants, ...

Google previewThe New Volumes of the Encyclopaedia Britannica (1902)

Constituting in Combination with the Existing Volumes of the Ninth Edition, the Tenth Edition of that Work, and Also Supplying a New, Distinctive, and Independent Library of Reference Dealing with Recent Events and Developments

An aerophyte is an autotrophic plant growing upon another, to which it is commonly fixed by its roots. The term epiphyte, commonly given to them, is so frequently used to designate the position of saprophytes and parasites upon host -plants, ...

Google previewThe new volumes of the EncyclpÆedia britannica (1902)

constituting, in combination with the existing volumes of the ninth edition, the tenth edition of that work, and also supplying a new, distinctive, and independent library of reference dealing with recent events and developments ...

An aerophyte is an autotrophic plant growing upon another, to which it is commonly fixed by its roots. The term epiphyte, commonly given to them, is so frequently used to designate the position of saprophytes and parasites upon host -plants, ...

Google previewEnvironmental Engineering Dictionary of Technical Terms and Phrases (2016)

by Francis J. Hopcroft

water or any other fluid Aerodynamique Ayant une forme qui réduit la traînée de l'air, l'eau ou tout autre passé moving past fluide en mouvement Aerophyte An Epiphyte Aerophyte Un Épiphanie Aesthetics The study of beauty Esthétique L' ...

Google previewPocket Medical Dictionary (1999)

by B. Jain Publishers Staff

Aerophyte, a'-er-o-fit. A plant living exclusively in the air. Aeroplethysmograph, a- er-o-pleth-is'-mo-graf. An instrument to record the respired air. A'eroscope. An instrument for the examination of air-dust. Aerostatics, a-er-o-stat'-iks. The science ...

Google previewChambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary (part 1 of 4: A-D)

by Various

Aerophyte,ā′ėrofīt, n.aplantnourished by theair,as epiphytal orchids andmanylichens.[Gr.aēr,air,phyton, a plant.] Aerostat ...

Google previewDictionary of Aviation (1911)

by Robert Morris Pierce

aerophyte 'ee-3za, fait n. [also spelt acrophyte, aerofyte] an airsplant. aeroplrate 'ee-az3,pai-z3t n. [ also spelt aeropirate] a pirate of the air; a piratical airship. aeroplane 'ee-3za ...

Google previewEnglish spellings and spelling rules. [With] The dictionary of English inflected words [and] Punctuation: also, foreign phrases and quotations. Forming pt.1 (-3) of the Handy English word book (1876)

by James Stormonth

aerophyte. euphuistic. child. inarch. alphabetical. geography.

Google previewNuttall's spelling bee guide, condensed from Nuttall's standard pronouncing dictionary, Warne's ed (1876)

by P Austin Nuttall

Aerophyte, ayr'-o-file — a plant which lives exclusively in the air. Aerostat, ayr'-o- stal—a. machine or vessel capable of sustaining Aerostatic, ayr-o-staf-ik — suspending in air. [weights in the air. Aerostation, ayr-os-ta'-shun — the science of ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Medical Science (1893)

Containing a Full Explanation of the Various Subjects and Terms of Anatomy, Physiology, ... by Robley Dunglison

/EIPATHIA 25 AEROPHYTE continued fever; disease continuing with suffering or without prospect of cure. JEipathi'a. Aipathia. .Sluxopsis, e-lu-rop'sis (ailouros, cat , opsin, vision). Cat's-eye, seen in Mongolians, in whom the palpebral fissure is ...

Google previewBlackwell's Nursing Dictionary (2013)

by Dawn Freshwater, Sian Masiln-Prothero

aerophyte (air' -6-fit): An organism that lives on air or oxygen. aeroplethysmograph (air' -o-pIe-thiz' -mo- graf): An apparatus for measuring and registering the amount of air inspired and ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Biological Terms (1920)

aerophyte (â'ëröf it) n.

Google previewConcept S Dictionary Of Agricultural Sciences (1992)

by I. C. Gupta, S. K. Gupta

Aerophyte A plant growing attached to an aerial portion of another plant. Also epiphyte. Aerosols Finely divided antiseptic solutions sprayed into the air. Aesculus indica See Indian horse chestnut.

Google previewA Dictionary of Entomology (2011)

AEROPHYTE Noun. (Greek, aer = air + phyton = plant. PL, Aerophytes.) An Epiphyte. See Habitat. Cf. Halophyte; Hydrophyte; Psammophyte. AEROPLANKTON Noun. (Greek, aer = air + plangktos = wandering. PL, Aeroplanktons.) Organisms ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Scientific Terms (1920)

Pronunciation, Derivation, and Definition of Terms in Biology, Botany, Zoology, Anatomy, Cytology, Embryology, Physiology by Isabella Ferguson Henderson, William Dawson Henderson

aerophyte (ä'ëröf lt) n. [Gk. aer, air ; phyton, plant.] A land-plant growing attached to another plant ; an epiphyte. aerostat (ä'ëröstät) n. [L. aer. air ; stare, to stand.] An air-sac in insect body or in bird-bone (zool.). aerostatic (ä'ëröstät'Ik), a. [L. aer ...

Google previewThe American Heritage Science Dictionary (2005)

by American Heritage Dictionary

Also called aerophyte, air ...

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