rhizogenic

producing or growing roots

Phrontistery dictionary. 2013.

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  • rhizogenic — [rīzäj′ə nəsrī΄zō jen′ik] adj. [ RHIZO + GENIC] Bot. producing roots: also rhizogenous [rīzäj′ə nəs] or rhizogenetic [rī΄jə net′ik] …   English World dictionary

  • rhizogenic — /ruy zoh jen ik/, adj. Bot. producing roots, as certain cells. Also, rhizogenous /ruy zoj euh neuhs/. [1880 85; RHIZO + GENIC] * * * …   Universalium

  • rhizogenic — rhi·zo·gen·ic …   English syllables

  • rhizogenic — /raɪzoʊˈdʒɛnɪk/ (say ruyzoh jenik) adjective producing roots, as certain cells. Also, rhizogenous /raɪˈzɒdʒənəs/ (say ruy zojuhnuhs) …   Australian English dictionary

  • rhizogenic —   a. root producing.    ♦ rhizogenous, a …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • rhizogenic — …   Useful english dictionary

  • rhi|zog|e|nous — «ry ZOJ uh nuhs», adjective. = rhizogenic. (Cf. ↑rhizogenic) …   Useful english dictionary

  • Drought rhizogenesis — is an adaptive root response to drought stress. New emerging roots are short, swollen, and hairless, capable of retaining turgor pressure and resistant to prolonged desiccation. Upon rewatering, they are capable of quickly forming an absorbing… …   Wikipedia

  • Causation and Formation — These words refer to causation, formation, origination, production, growth, development or generation. While this might seem like a pretty broad category, all of the words in the list derive from the single Greek word genesis, which can have all… …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • rhizogen — ˈrīzəjə̇n, ˌjen adjective Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary rhiz + gen : rhizogenic …   Useful english dictionary

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