basiscopic
adj. [Gr. basis, base; skopein, to view]
Looking toward the base; see acroscopic.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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  • basiscopic —   adj. basiscopically.   Facing the base of the axis on which it is borne.   Cf. acroscopic …   Expanded glossary of Cycad terms

  • basiscopic — ba·si·scop·ic …   English syllables

  • basiscopic — adjective facing or on the side toward the base • Ant: ↑acroscopic • Topics: ↑botany, ↑phytology …   Useful english dictionary

  • acroscopic — adj. [Gr. akros, tip; skopein, to view] Looking towards the apex; see basiscopic …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

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  • vegetative — adjective a) Of, or relating to plants; especially to their growth. In Lejeuneaceae vegetative branches normally originate from the basiscopic basal portion of a lateral segment half, as in the Radulaceae, and the associated leaves, therefore,… …   Wiktionary

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  • acroscopic —   adj. acroscopically.   Facing upwards, towards the apex of the axis on which it is borne.   Cf. basiscopic …   Expanded glossary of Cycad terms

  • acroscopic — adjective facing or on the side toward the apex • Ant: ↑basiscopic • Topics: ↑botany, ↑phytology …   Useful english dictionary

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