adjective see protostele

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • protostelic — See protostele. * * * …   Universalium

  • protostelic — adjective Of or possessing a protostele. Ant: siphonstelic See Also: protostele …   Wiktionary

  • protostelic — pro·to·ste·lic …   English syllables

  • protostelic — adjective see protostele …   Useful english dictionary

  • protostele — protostelic /proh teuh stee lik/, adj. /proh teuh steel , stee lee/, n. Bot. the solid stele of most roots, having a central core of xylem enclosed by phloem. [1900 05; PROTO + STELE] * * * …   Universalium

  • fern — fernless, adj. fernlike, adj. /ferrn/, n. any seedless, nonflowering vascular plant of the class Filicinae, of tropical to temperate regions, characterized by true roots produced from a rhizome, triangular fronds that uncoil upward and have a… …   Universalium

  • Fern — /ferrn/, n. a female given name. * * * Any of about 10,000–12,000 species (division Filicophyta) of nonflowering vascular plants that have true roots, stems, and complex leaves and reproduce by spores. Though ferns were once classified with the… …   Universalium

  • plant — plantable, adj. plantless, adj. plantlike, adj. /plant, plahnt/, n. 1. any member of the kingdom Plantae, comprising multicellular organisms that typically produce their own food from inorganic matter by the process of photosynthesis and that… …   Universalium

  • protostele — noun Date: 1901 a stele forming a solid rod with the phloem surrounding the xylem • protostelic adjective …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Arbuscular mycorrhiza — An arbuscular mycorrhiza (plural mycorrhizae or mycorrhizas) is a type of mycorrhiza in which the fungus penetrates the cortical cells of the roots of a vascular plant.Arbuscular mycorrhizae (AMs) are characterized by the formation of unique… …   Wikipedia

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