plant organ


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n plant organ a functional and structural unit of a plant or fungus
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In literature:

Usually the several organs of the same individual plant do not differ to any great extent one from another.
"Vegetable Teratology" by Maxwell T. Masters
With plants, between their organs of generation.
"Evolution, Old & New" by Samuel Butler
Alfalfa is not a plant for poor land, although it does add organic matter and nitrogen.
"Crops and Methods for Soil Improvement" by Alva Agee
These organisms are plants.
"Fragments of science, V. 1-2" by John Tyndall
Every living organism, whether plant or animal, possesses the power to reproduce its kind.
"The Biology, Physiology and Sociology of Reproduction" by Winfield S. Hall
"Elements of Agricultural Chemistry" by Thomas Anderson
Organize expeditions into the surrounding country in search of shrubs and plants.
"Amateur Gardencraft" by Eben E. Rexford
Plants are unendowed with organs of locomotion, their food must therefore be within easy reach.
"The Stock-Feeder's Manual" by Charles Alexander Cameron
Each animal or plant should be studied as a living, active organism.
"Ontario Teachers' Manuals: Nature Study" by Ontario Ministry of Education
His circulation has run down, but he has a magnificent plant and a good office organization.
"The Making of Bobby Burnit" by George Randolph Chester

In news:

"We are here to promote education of the cannabis plant," said Lindsey Rinehart, an organizer for the event.
Gardener's organization plants trees at Bridgeton cemetery .
Members of the Cumberland County Master Gardener's Organization plant trees at Old Broad Street Presbyterian Cemetery recently.
Volunteers from neighborhood organizations and schools removed invasive plants.
In its fourth annual research study, Aberdeen Group revealed that managing employee and plant safety, reducing maintenance costs and minimizing asset downtime is putting increased pressure on maintenance organizations.
Add plenty of organic matter to the soil prior to planting.
Gardener 's organization plants trees at Bridgeton cemetery.
Since March volunteers from the Columbia Green organization has been planting the property that formerly was Kline Steel at the corner of Huger and Gervais.
Environmental activist group Himpunan Hijau organized the rally against the opening of rare earth company Lynas' new plant.
Workers at the plant create about 1,000 custom made organs a year.
12 plants to buy organic —and 15 that are naturally clean.
2 FDA Closes Peanut Butter Plant Linked to Salmonella The FDA stopped operations at the country's biggest organic peanut butter processor on Monday after finding salmonella all over Sunland Inc.'s New Mexico plant.
In Southern Oregon, conservation organizations are using what a biologist calls strategic grazing to protect tiny freshwater shrimp and an endangered plant.
Organic Gardening Guide to Correct Seed Planting Depth: Organic Gardening.
The International Plant Nutrient Institute, a ­science-based, nonprofit organization, has developed a new concept to help growers with nutrient ­management.

In science:

To this end, we evaluate the extent to which protein interaction networks of 20 different organisms ranging from bacteria and plants to homo sapiens (Table I) can be disrupted by either random or targeted attacks.
Protein Interaction Networks are Fragile against Random Attacks and Robust against Malicious Attacks
His arguments are made by analogy with plant and animals genetic mapping approaches, and he comments, as had others before him (14; 18) on the problem of using observational data as opposed to data from experimental organisms.
1953: An unrecognized summit in human genetic linkage analysis
Concentration distribution of these compounds (and their luminescence spectra) depends on type of soils and plants over the cave, so the study of luminescent spectra of these organic compounds can give information about paleosoils and plants in the past (WHITE & BRENNAN, 1989).
Luminescence of Speleothems in Italian Gypsum Caves: Preliminary Report