plant tissue


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n plant tissue the tissue of a plant
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In literature:

Most animal-tissue decomposes with great rapidity, and plant tissue, when not protected, soon decays.
"Scientific American Supplement, No. 362, December 9, 1882" by Various
Their contents (zoospores) are liberated, and quickly grow in the leaf, and soon permeate every tissue of the plant.
"Scientific American Supplement, No. 595, May 28, 1887" by Various
Delicate as this wonderful 'tongue' appears to be, it is in some cases capable of inflicting wounds on the tissues of the food plants.
"Chatterbox, 1905." by Various
Plant life also is dependent upon the bacterial changes which take place in the soil and in the plant tissues.
"Human Foods and Their Nutritive Value" by Harry Snyder
In experimenting with certain types of plant tissues, I find that an external stimulus may not always evoke an immediate reply.
"Sir Jagadis Chunder Bose" by Sir Jagadis Chunder Bose
The plant is unable to advance its own tissue to the animal plane.
"Jesus the Christ" by James Edward Talmage
The microscopic examinations showed the absence of fungi or bacteria in the vascular system or other plant tissues.
"Northern Nut Growers Association Thirty-Fourth Annual Report 1943" by Various
Exophytic: relating to the outside of plant tissue.
"Explanation of Terms Used in Entomology" by John. B. Smith
In this you sow the plant, the plant nourishes the man, and hence the passage from marble to tissue.
"Diderot and the Encyclopædists" by John Morley
It is as nitrates that most plants absorb the nitrogen they require to build up their tissue.
"Manures and the principles of manuring" by Charles Morton Aikman

In news:

Plants take up carbon dioxide as they grow and store it in their tissues, and the oceans can also absorb it from the atmosphere.
They suck the life out of plants, damaging young tissue and causing the leaves to curl up around them.
Cascades announced the permanent closure of the Cascades Tissue Group plant located in Scarborough (McNicoll Street) in Toronto, Canada.
The time and effort needed to cut and prepare representative plant tissue samples.
Properly collect plant tissue to be analyzed for nutritional status by following these steps from Brian Krug in this episode of FloriCAST.
But they also contain compounds called cyanogenic glucosides, which convert quickly to prussic acid in plant tissue damaged by frost.
Spectrometry Method Reveals Previously Hidden Plant Tissues.
GP Plant Donates 25-Thousand Dollars in Bath Tissue to Sandy Victims.
Biotechnology Division topics include the use of techniques, such as fermentation, tissue culture and cloning as well as molecular genetics to provide new and improved materials from plant and microbial sources.
Cascades announced the permanent closure of the Cascades Tissue Group plant located in Scarborough (McNicoll Street) in Toronto, Canada.
Homeopathy remedies are made from plants, animals, minerals and tissue that have been diluted and shaken to strengthen the remedy.
Damage from exposure of above-ground plant tissue to frost can range from minor leaf injury to complete death of all exposed leaf tissue.
A rendering plant processing million of pounds of waste animal tissue per week needed a complete control system overhaul, with no downtime.
Curious how plants from tissue culture move from the lab to the real world.
Yield potential is also reduced where plant tissue has bleached or turned brown prematurely due to drought, as the photosynthetic capacity of the plant has been irreversibly reduced.