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Definition of the adjective agamous
What does agamous mean as an attribute of a noun?
- (of reproduction) not involving the fusion of male and female gametes in reproduction
Agamous is a gene and transcription factor for Arabidopsis thaliana. The TAIR ATG number is AT4G18960.
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Midline Medical Dictionary (2002)
by P. S. Rawat
See Agamous. Agamist. One who is against marriage. fams-fatrāt Agamogenesis. Reproduction without fecundation. 3rit: TRTH, afâa E-HHH sift-ia, siRi 'THH, stagf SeaRI Agamous. Without sexual organs; agamic. 3rgrait, 3.faa'; GITH" # #RT ...
The Nomenclator; a Technological Dictionary, Containing All the Principal Terms in Use in the Arts and Sciences, Etc (1841)
by Edward Scudamore
Agamous plants in botany are those which have no visible flowers or organs of re -production : Ex. Cryptogamia, twenty-fourth class. AGARIC. The generic name of the mushroom family; they are a genus of the order fungi, class Cryptogamia.
Mosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing and Health Professions - Australian & New Zealand Edition (2014)
by Peter Harris, Sue Nagy, Nicholas Vardaxis
—agametic, agamous, adj. agametic /ƗgۑmƝމtik/, asexual; without recognisable sex organs or gametes. Also called agamous. agamic /Ɨgamމik/, reproducing asexually, without the union of gametes; asexual. agammaglobulinaemia ...
The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney ... rev. & enl. under the superintendence of Benjamin E. Smith (1911)
&yauoc, unmarried (see agamous), + -ic.] 1. Asexual: in 200l., '' to reproduction without the congress of individuals of opposite sexes, ...
Comprising the History, Description, and Scientific Principles of Every Branch of Human Knowledge, with the Derivation and Definition of All the Terms in General Use by William Thomas Brande
AGAMOUS. fnt section of the Iguaoian s-auria, or Agamidœ ; which KVGBB is chsrarteru«*! by the absence of palatal teeth. The Agamoed lizard* include several genera, which are amerara in сресж*. and they are distributed over the miner ...
(Based on Mayne's Lexicon) by New Sydenham Society, Henry Power, Leonard William Sedgwick
n Coelenterata the Ctenophora are monoecious, and develop directly from ova without any agamous phase. The sexual products grow from each side of the costal rays in the special diverticula, the ovules on the one side and ...
A Dictionary of Scientific Terms, Pronunciation, Derivation, and Definition of Terms in Biology, Botony, Zoology, Anatomy, Cyctology, Embroyology, Physiology (1920)
by Isabella Ferguson Henderson, William Dawson Henderson
agamous (äg'ämüs) a. See agamic. agglomerate (äglöm'ërät) a. [L. ad, to ; glomus, ball.] Clustered, as a head of flowers. agglutination (äglootmä'shün) я. [L. ad, to ; glutinare, to glue.] The forming of clumps or floccules by bacteria distributed in ...
by Maggenti Mary Ann, Maggenti Armand, Gardner Scott
agamous see agamic agar n. [Malay agar-agar , substance from seaweed] A nonnitrogenous, gelatinous hydrophilic substance ...
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Scrabble value of A1G2A1M3O1U1S1
The value of this 7-letter word is 10 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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