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Definition of the noun mesophyte

What does mesophyte mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: mesophytes

  1. land plant growing in surroundings having an average supply of water; compare xerophyte and hydrophyte

Explanation

Mesophyte: Mesophytes are terrestrial plants which are adapted to neither a particularly dry nor particularly wet environment. An example of a mesophytic habitat would be a rural temperate meadow, which might contain Goldenrod, Clover, Oxeye Daisy, and Rosa multiflora.

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Google previewBiology pamphlets. supplement (1869)

A typical mesophyte is a plant of a tropical rain forest where mesophytic conditions prevail throughout the year. In north temperate regions mesophytic conditions rarely prevail in any area throughout the year or even throughout the growing ...

Google previewDeserts and Desert Environments (2009)

by Julie J Laity

A mesophyte is a plant that flourishes under conditions that are neither very wet nor very dry. Such plants have limited distribution in the deserts, being largely confined to areas near streambeds. The phreatophyte (“well plant”) lifts water from ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Science (2017)

by Jonathan Law

mesophyte. Any plant adapted to grow in soil that is well supplied ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Plant Sciences (2012)

by Michael Allaby

mesophyte. A plant adapted to environments that are neither extremely wet nor extremely dry. Compare HYDROPHYTE and XEROPHYTE. mesosome. A complex infolding of the plasma membrane in *prokaryotic cells. It contains respiratory ...

Google previewThe American Heritage Science Dictionary (2005)

by American Heritage Dictionary

mesophyte (mez'a-flt') A plant that grows in an environment having a moderate supply of water. Mesophytes tend to have root systems and vascular tissues that are well-developed, and many species ...

Google previewThe New international encyclopaedia. Courses of reading and study (1916)

by Herbert Treadwell Wade

and, to specific situations: Mountain Plants Alpine Plant Cliff-Plants Beach Plants Ruderal Plants Hylophytes Benthos Enalids Plankton For the relation of a plant to moisture and climate, see : Hydrophytes Hygrophytes Mesophyte Amphibious ...

Google previewthe new international encyclopaedia (1916)

and, to specific situations: Mountain Plants Alpine Plant Cliff-Plants Beach Plants Ruderal Plants Hylophytes Benthos Enalids Plankton For the relation of a plant to moisture and climate, see : Hydrophytes Hygrophytes Mesophyte Amphibious ...

Google previewDictionary of plant sciences (including horticulture) (1989)

by L. L. Somani

A plant intermediate between a mesophyte and xerophyte. Mesquite (Prcsopis glanduloso). An indicator plant; soils usually suitable for irrigation agriculture where water is available. Meta. A prefix meaning (a) a low hydrated form of an acid ...

Google previewSpecial Edition - Environmental Engineering Dictionary and Directory (2000)

by Thomas M. Pankratz

mesophyte A plant that grows under typical or moderate amounts of atmospheric water supply. mesosphere The ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Biology (2017)

by M. Abercrombie

Mesophyte ...

Google previewEnvironmental Engineering Dictionary and Directory (2000)

by Thomas M. Pankratz

mesophyte A plant that grows under typical or moderate amounts of atmospheric water supply. mesosphere The ...

Google previewThe Routledge Dictionary of Pronunciation for Current English (2017)

by Clive Upton, William A. Kretzschmar, Jr.

fil, -z AM 'meso fil, mezo fil, -z mesophyte ...

Google previewDictionary of Ecodesign (2010)

An Illustrated Reference by Ken Yeang, Lillian Woo

See also: Air pollution; Heavy metals; Soil contaminants Mesophyte Plants that require only moderate amounts of water for growth. Mesosphere Atmospheric layer above the stratosphere and below the thermosphere. It is the middle layer and ...

Google previewDictionary Of Botany

by Anil Kumar Mishra

Mesophyll Mesophyte – A plant that is adapted to grow under the adequate conditions of water supply and has no particular adaptations to withstand the environmental extremes. Mesozoic – The middle era in the most recent ( Phanerozoic) ...

Google previewDictionary for Managing Trees in Urban Environments (2009)

by Danny B. Draper, Peter A. Richards

Mesophyte A plant adapted to survive in moderately moist soil conditions. Mesopores Medium pore spaces in soil containing water available to plants. See also Pore, Micropores and Macropores. Metriguard Stress-wave Timer® See Sonic ...

Google previewThe Rosen Comprehensive Dictionary of Biology (2007)

by John Owen Edward Clark, William Hemsley

metaplasia mesophyte Plant that grows in an environment with an 150.

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Mesophyte Meaning

Video shows what mesophyte means. Any normal terrestrial plant that grows in environments having an average supply of water. Mesophyte Meaning. How to ...

Scrabble value of M3E1S1O1P3H4Y4T1E1

The value of this 9-letter word is 19 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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