Share this entry

Share this page

dorsiventral

Saltos de línea: dorsi|ven¦tral
Pronunciación: /ˌdɔːsɪˈvɛntr(ə)l
 
/

Definición de dorsiventral en inglés:

adjetivo

chiefly Botany
1(Of a leaf or other part of a plant) having dissimilar dorsal and ventral surfaces.
Example sentences
  • The older second leaf becomes dorsiventral to the first.
  • It has a thin crustose dorsiventral thallus.
  • Despite the great diversity of leaf morphology, all leaves are defined by a flattened dorsiventral transactional symmetry, determinate development, and initiation from the flanks of the shoot apical meristem.
1.1 another term for dorsoventral.

Derivados

dorsiventrality

1
Pronunciación: /-ˈtrɑlɪti/
sustantivo
Example sentences
  • In addition, these modified leaves displayed a reduced dorsiventrality with ramified and larger epidermal trichomes (not shown).
  • During this time, dorsiventrality was established, but a radicle was not yet differentiated.
  • These results do not indicate that in potatoes the dorsiventrality of the leaves is induced by the stem apex.

dorsiventrally

2
adverbio
Example sentences
  • The sporophyte has a creeping habit and is dorsiventrally flattened.
  • The fruit is small, 1-2 mm in length, yellow-brown in color, obovate, and compressed dorsiventrally.

Definición de dorsiventral 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

Palabra del día odium
Pronunciación: ˈəʊdɪəm
noun
widespread hatred or disgust for someone…