Endorhizal
Endorhizal En`do*rhi"zal, Endorhizous En`do*rhi"zous, a. (Bot.) Having the radicle of the embryo sheathed by the cotyledon, through which the embryo bursts in germination, as in many monocotyledonous plants. [1913 Webster]

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  • endorhizal — / rīˈzl/ adjective (Gr rhiza root; botany) 1. Having the radicle of the embryo enclosed within a sheath, as in monocotyledons 2. Monocotyledonous • • • Main Entry: ↑endo …   Useful english dictionary

  • Endorhizous — Endorhizal En do*rhi zal, Endorhizous En do*rhi zous, a. (Bot.) Having the radicle of the embryo sheathed by the cotyledon, through which the embryo bursts in germination, as in many monocotyledonous plants. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Endorhiza — En do*rhi za, n.; pl. {Endorhiz[ae]}. [NL., fr. Gr. ? within + ? root.] (Bot.) Any monocotyledonous plant; so named because many monocotyledons have an endorhizal embryo. [1913 Webster] Note: Endorhiza was proposed by Richard as a substitute for… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Endorhizae — Endorhiza En do*rhi za, n.; pl. {Endorhiz[ae]}. [NL., fr. Gr. ? within + ? root.] (Bot.) Any monocotyledonous plant; so named because many monocotyledons have an endorhizal embryo. [1913 Webster] Note: Endorhiza was proposed by Richard as a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Mycorrhiza — This mycorrhiza includes a fungus in the genus Amanita A mycorrhiza (Gk. μυκός, mykós, fungus and ριζα, riza, roots ,[1] pl mycorrhizae, mycorrhizas) is a symbiotic (generally mutualistic …   Wikipedia

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