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reniform

Saltos de línea: reni|form
Pronunciación: /ˈriːnɪfɔːm
 
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Definición de reniform en inglés:

adjetivo

chiefly Mineralogy & Botany
Kidney-shaped.
Example sentences
  • Asymmetric divisions lead to the formation of a pair of reniform guard cells surrounding the stomatal opening.
  • Stalked, reniform sporangia reside clearly in the axis of the leaves.
  • Lateral branches dichotomize several times before terminating in pairs of reniform sporangia.

Origen

mid 18th century: from Latin ren 'kidney' + -iform.

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