plant process

Definitions of plant process
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n a natural projection or outgrowth from a plant body or organ

Synonyms:
enation
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podetium
an organ or body resembling a stalk; especially the outgrowth of the thallus of certain lichens on which the ascocarp is borne
peristome
(botany) fringe of toothlike appendages surrounding the mouth of a moss capsule
haustorium
a root-like attachment in parasitic plants that penetrates and obtains food from the host
apophysis
(botany) a natural swelling or enlargement: at the base of the stalk or seta in certain mosses or on the cone scale of certain conifers
callus
(botany) an isolated thickening of tissue, especially a stiff protuberance on the lip of an orchid
blister
(botany) a swelling on a plant similar to that on the skin
nodule, tubercle
small rounded wartlike protuberance on a plant
spur
tubular extension at the base of the corolla in some flowers
aculeus
a stiff sharp-pointed plant process
acumen
a tapering point
fuzz, hair, tomentum
filamentous hairlike growth on a plant
leaf node, node
(botany) the small swelling that is the part of a plant stem from which one or more leaves emerge
burl
a large rounded outgrowth on the trunk or branch of a tree
seta
stalk of a moss capsule
pricker, prickle, spikelet, spine, sticker, thorn
a small sharp-pointed tip resembling a spike on a stem or leaf
stinging hair
a multicellular hair in plants like the stinging nettle that expels an irritating fluid
beard
a tuft or growth of hairs or bristles on certain plants such as iris or grasses
Type of:
appendage, outgrowth, process
a natural prolongation or projection from a part of an organism either animal or plant

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