stomatal
adjective Date: 1861 of, relating to, or constituting plant stomata <
stomatal openings
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stomatal transpiration
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New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • stomatal — [stō′mə təl] adj. of or having a stoma …   English World dictionary

  • stomatal — adjective 1. relating to or of the nature of or having a mouth or mouthlike opening • Syn: ↑stomatous • Pertains to noun: ↑stoma (for: ↑stomatous), ↑stoma • Derivationally related forms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • stomatal — adj. [Gr. stoma, mouth] Pertaining to the stoma …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • stomatal — /stom euh tl, stoh meuh /, adj. 1. of, pertaining to, or of the nature of a stoma. 2. having stomata. [1860 65; STOMAT + AL1] * * * …   Universalium

  • stomatal — adjective Of or pertaining to a stoma …   Wiktionary

  • stomatal — Relating to a stoma. * * * sto·ma·tal (stoґmə təl) stomal …   Medical dictionary

  • stomatal — adj. of or pertaining to stoma; having stoma …   English contemporary dictionary

  • stomatal — stoma·tal …   English syllables

  • stomatal — stom•a•tal [[t]ˈstɒm ə tl, ˈstoʊ mə [/t]] adj. 1) of, pertaining to, or of the nature of a stoma 2) having stomata • Etymology: 1860–65 …   From formal English to slang

  • stomatal — /ˈstoʊmətl/ (say stohmuhtl), /ˈstɒm / (say stom ) adjective 1. of, relating to, or of the nature of a stoma. 2. having stomata. {stomat(a) + al1} …   Australian English dictionary

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