Radicel
Radicel Rad"i*cel (r[a^]d"[i^]*s[e^]l), n. [Dim. of radix.] (Bot.) A small branch of a root; a rootlet. [1913 Webster]

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  • radicel — /rad euh sel /, n. Bot. a minute root; a rootlet. [1810 20; < NL radicella small root, rootlet, equiv. to L radic (s. of radix) ROOT1 + ella ELLE] * * * …   Universalium

  • radicel — /ˈrædəsɛl/ (say raduhsel) noun (in botany) a minute root; a rootlet. {New Latin rādicella, diminutive of Latin rādix root} …   Australian English dictionary

  • radicel —   n. rootlet …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • radicel — /rad euh sel /, n. Bot. a minute root; a rootlet. [1810 20; < NL radicella small root, rootlet, equiv. to L radic (s. of radix) ROOT1 + ella ELLE] …   Useful english dictionary

  • radicela — RADICÉL//A radicelae f. bot. Rădăcină secun dară care se dezvoltă din rădăcina principală. /<fr. radicelle Trimis de siveco, 22.08.2004. Sursa: NODEX …   Dicționar Român

  • Radicle — Rad i*cle (r[a^]d [i^]*k l), n. [L. radicula, dim. of radix, icis, root: cf. F. radicule. See {Radix}.] (Bot.) (a) The rudimentary stem of a plant which supports the cotyledons in the seed, and from which the root is developed downward; the stem… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • radicle — /rad i keuhl/, n. 1. Bot. a. the lower part of the axis of an embryo; the primary root. See diag. under plumule. b. a rudimentary root; radicel or rootlet. 2. Chem. (formerly) radical (def. 12). 3. Anat. a small rootlike part or structure, as the …   Universalium

  • root — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. rootlet, radicle, radicel, taproot; radical; base, origin, essence, source; etymon. See numeration, cause. v. plant, implant, fix; eradicate, extirpate; take root; informal, acclaim, cheer. See… …   English dictionary for students

  • radicle — /ˈrædɪkəl / (say radikuhl) noun 1. Botany the lower part of the axis of an embryo; the primary root. 2. a rudimentary root; a radicel or rootlet. 3. Anatomy a small root like part, as the beginning of a nerve fibre. {Latin rādicula, diminutive of …   Australian English dictionary

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