Definition of unbranched in English:


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chiefly technical
Not having or divided into branches: a long, unbranched chain of amino-acid residues called a polypeptide
More example sentences
  • The colonies grow as branched or unbranched chains.
  • In plants with long unrooted unbranched stems, branching on a phytomer can be induced by the outgrowth of an adventitious root from one of the two root primordia present at its node.
  • The vestures in S. japonica vary from small and unbranched to largely branched and widely expanding.

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