- (Botany)(of flower)to be in budto come into bud to nip something in the bud [colloquial]tener brotescortar algo de raízExample sentences
- Flower meristem, flower buds, and leaves from green and 2 d-etiolated plants were analysed for ATP and ADP contents.
- In addition, they have four or five scaly leaves with lateral buds on their epicotyl.
- The new winter flowering pansies seemed to be raring to go when we planted them on Sunday and are already showing signs of leaf growth and new flower buds.
intransitive verb -dd-
transitive verb -dd-
- (as form of address) (American English) [colloquial] → buddyExample sentences
- Well, I'll tell ya, bud, until you find yourself a prince who will take you away from all this, it's not about you.
- He dragged his bags past us, and giving a distasteful look at me said, ‘Want some advice, bud?’
- That's a very interesting theory there, bud.
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In some Andean countries, particularly Chile, onces is a light meal eaten between five and six p.m., the equivalent of "afternoon tea" in Britain. In Colombia, on the other hand, onces is a light snack eaten between breakfast and lunch. It is also known as mediasnueves.