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American English: /ˈvɛdʒəˌteɪdɪv/
British English: /ˈvɛdʒɪtətɪv/
, /ˈvɛdʒɪteɪtɪv/

Translation of vegetative in Spanish:


  • Example sentences
    • Thymus loscosii might have a combined strategy of sexual and asexual reproduction, since vegetative propagation of stolons has been observed in the field.
    • The usual mode of reproduction in Hydra is vegetative, by forming asexual buds.
    • Today Sargassum reproduces asexually by vegetative budding of new shoots that eventually break off to form new plants.
    Example sentences
    • Winter chilling has two principal effects: it removes dormancy, so that when warm conditions return in the spring the plants have renewed vegetative vigour.
    • Tortula ruralis is an important model system for the study of plant vegetative desiccation tolerance.
    • It has been predominantly isolated from soils, vegetative plant parts, seeds, and cotton fabrics.

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