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aeroponics

Saltos de línea: aero|pon¦ics
Pronunciación: /ˌɛːrə(ʊ)ˈpɒnɪks
 
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Definición de aeroponics en inglés:

plural sustantivo

[treated as singular]
A plant-cultivation technique in which the roots hang suspended in the air while nutrient solution is delivered to them in the form of a fine mist.
Example sentences
  • Plant have been grown for 7 d either in hydroponics or in aeroponics.
  • To obtain roots with an exodermis, seedlings were grown in a mist culture (aeroponics) using the same nutrient solution.
  • Roots were from plants grown in aeroponics for 31-40 d.

Origen

1950s: blend of aero- and hydroponics.

Derivados

aeroponic

1
adjetivo

aeroponically

2
adverbio

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