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monopodium

Saltos de línea: mono|podium
Pronunciación: /ˌmɒnə(ʊ)ˈpəʊdɪəm
 
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Definición de monopodium en inglés:

sustantivo (plural monopodia)

Botany
A single continuous growth axis which extends at its apex and produces successive lateral shoots. Compare with sympodium.

Derivados

monopodial

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adjetivo
Example sentences
  • The main axis of each is a monopodial unbranched rhizome that grows plagiotropically, with little internode elongation, below the soil surface.
  • As a walnut tree ages, the development pattern changes from monopodial to sympodial.
  • Rhynia is also a vascular plant, with somewhat monopodial branching to a height of about 18 cm.

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