Definición de strobilus en inglés:

strobilus

Saltos de línea: stro|bilus
Pronunciación: /ˈstrəʊbɪləs
 
/

sustantivo (plural strobili /-lʌɪ, -liː/)

Botany
  • 1The cone of a pine, fir, or other conifer.
    Más ejemplos en oraciones
    • Immature female and male strobili cones were harvested from a 40-year-old Norway spruce tree, 2 weeks prior to pollen release.
    • At the tips of reproductive branches are the ‘cones,’ or strobili, which consist of tightly packed appendages called sporangiophores.
    • Note that this is a strobilus with possible homology to the ovule-bearing cone of conifers.
  • 1.1A cone-like structure, such as the flower of the hop.
    Más ejemplos en oraciones
    • While many lycophytes have their sporophylls scattered along their stem, most produce them in a strobilus.
    • Unlike most seed plants, however, the pollen and ovule-bearing organs are usually produced together in a bisporangiate strobilus called a flower.

Origen

mid 18th century: from late Latin, from Greek strobilos, from strephein 'to twist'.

Más definiciones de strobilus 

Definición de strobilus en: 

Obtener más de Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribirse para eliminar anuncios y acceder a los recursos premium

Palabra del día mage
Pronunciación: meɪdʒ
noun
a magician or learned person