Share this entry

Share this page

adaxial

Saltos de línea: ad|ax¦ial
Pronunciación: /adˈaksɪəl
 
/

Definición de adaxial en inglés:

adjetivo

Botany
Facing towards the stem of a plant (in particular denoting the upper surface of a leaf). The opposite of abaxial.
Example sentences
  • The environments of the adaxial and abaxial leaf surface differ in many ways.
  • Since the midvein (indicated by an arrowhead) is at the center of the images it is clearly shown that the leaves curl toward their adaxial surface.
  • In Florida, Prokelisia are present throughout the year feeding on the phloem and laying eggs into the adaxial surfaces of the leaves.

Definición de adaxial en:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

¿Qué te llama la atención de esta palabra o frase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Obtenga más de Oxford Dictionaries

Suscribirse para eliminar anuncios y acceder a los recursos premium

Más sobre adaxial

Palabras cercanas

Más palabras en esta categoría

arenaceous basipetal cupule flowering hilum
Palabra del día resilient
Pronunciación: rɪˈzɪlɪənt
adjective
able to recoil or spring back into shape…