sprouting
Production of new processes (outgrowths) by nerve cells: eg. by embryonic neurons undergoing primary differentiation; by adult neurons in response to nervous system damage; or by dissociated neurons redifferentiating in culture.

Dictionary of molecular biology. 2004.

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  • Sprouting — For blood vessel sprouting, see Angiogenesis#Sprouting angiogenesis. Mixed bean sprouts …   Wikipedia

  • Sprouting — Sprout Sprout (sprout), v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Sprouted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Sprouting}.] [OE. sprouten, spruten; akin to OFries. spr[=u]ta, AS. spre[ o]tan, D. spruiten, G. spriessen, Sw. spruta to squirt, to spout. Cf. {Sprit}, v. t. & i., {Sprit}… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • sprouting — spraÊŠt n. sprig, shoot; lad, young man (Slang) v. bud; bloom; burst forth; grow quickly; cause to sprout, grow …   English contemporary dictionary

  • sprouting — noun the process whereby seeds or spores sprout and begin to grow • Syn: ↑germination • Derivationally related forms: ↑sprout, ↑germinate (for: ↑germination) • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • sprouting broccoli — brokolinis kopūstas statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Bastutinių šeimos daržovinis, vaistinis kultūrinis augalas (Brassica oleracea var. italica). atitikmenys: lot. Brassica oleracea var. italica angl. asparagus broccoli; broccoli; calabrese; …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • sprouting broccoli — brokolinis kopūstas statusas T sritis augalininkystė apibrėžtis Vienametė bastutinių (Brassicaceae) šeimos, dietinė, lengvai virškinama daržovė, maistine verte lenkianti žiedinius kopūstus. Maistui vartojami žiedynai ir žiedpumpuriai. Tai viena… …   Žemės ūkio augalų selekcijos ir sėklininkystės terminų žodynas

  • sprouting broccoli — noun Date: 1852 broccoli 2a(2) …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • sprouting out — budding, blossoming, beginning to grow …   English contemporary dictionary

  • sprouting broccoli — noun : broccoli 2 …   Useful english dictionary

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