Germinative spot
Germinative Ger"mi*na*tive, a. [Cf. F. germinatif.] Pertaining to germination; having power to bud or develop. [1913 Webster]

{Germinative spot}, {Germinative vesicle}. (Biol.) Same as {Germinal spot}, {Germinal vesicle}, under {Germinal}. [1913 Webster]


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  • Germinative — Ger mi*na*tive, a. [Cf. F. germinatif.] Pertaining to germination; having power to bud or develop. [1913 Webster] {Germinative spot}, {Germinative vesicle}. (Biol.) Same as {Germinal spot}, {Germinal vesicle}, under {Germinal}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Germinative vesicle — Germinative Ger mi*na*tive, a. [Cf. F. germinatif.] Pertaining to germination; having power to bud or develop. [1913 Webster] {Germinative spot}, {Germinative vesicle}. (Biol.) Same as {Germinal spot}, {Germinal vesicle}, under {Germinal}. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Area — A re*a ([=a] r[ e]*[.a]; 277), n.; pl. {Areas} ( [.a]z) . [L. area a broad piece of level ground. Cf. {Are}, n.] 1. Any plane surface, as of the floor of a room or church, or of the ground within an inclosure; an open space in a building. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Areas — Area A re*a ([=a] r[ e]*[.a]; 277), n.; pl. {Areas} ( [.a]z) . [L. area a broad piece of level ground. Cf. {Are}, n.] 1. Any plane surface, as of the floor of a room or church, or of the ground within an inclosure; an open space in a building.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Dry area — Area A re*a ([=a] r[ e]*[.a]; 277), n.; pl. {Areas} ( [.a]z) . [L. area a broad piece of level ground. Cf. {Are}, n.] 1. Any plane surface, as of the floor of a room or church, or of the ground within an inclosure; an open space in a building.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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