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nostoc

División en sílabas: nos·toc
Pronunciación: /ˈnästäk
 
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Definición de nostoc en inglés:

sustantivo

Biology
A microorganism composed of beaded filaments that aggregate to form a gelatinous mass, growing in water and damp places and able to fix nitrogen from the atmosphere.
  • Genus Nostoc, division Cyanobacteria
Example sentences
  • The Chinese cultivate nostoc, since its gelatinous texture appeals to their palate.

Origen

name invented by Paracelsus.

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