plant part


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n plant part any part of a plant or fungus
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In literature:

Here the parts of the plant, though still undeveloped, are quite well marked out.
"Studies of American Fungi. Mushrooms, Edible, Poisonous, etc." by George Francis Atkinson
The roots are the edible parts of the plant.
"Travels in Peru, on the Coast, in the Sierra, Across the Cordilleras and the Andes, into the Primeval Forests" by J. J. von Tschudi
In many parts of the tropics they are as important to the inhabitants as are the grain plants to those living in cooler regions.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 3, Part 1, Slice 2" by Various
In order to produce fine fruit in the early part of the season, that is in February and March; let only one grow on a plant at a time.
"The art of promoting the growth of the cucumber and melon" by Thomas Watkins
Guards were planted in every part of the city, with orders to disperse all groups.
"Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 58, Number 358, August 1845" by Various
This difference of attitude on man's part toward different plants probably showed itself at an early period.
"Introduction to the History of Religions" by Crawford Howell Toy
In the latter case all the plants of the variety are but parts of the primal origination, and so are alike.
"Tomato Culture: A Practical Treatise on the Tomato" by William Warner Tracy
The hill has been thickly planted with trees, conifers for the most part, and the view can only be had in peeps and patches.
"Highways and Byways in Surrey" by Eric Parker
Some microscopic plants do so throughout a great part of their lives.
"The Beauties of Nature" by Sir John Lubbock
Similar trees are planted in other parts of the town.
"Travels in North America, From Modern Writers" by William Bingley

In poetry:

Who does his duty is a question
Too complex to be solved by me,
But he, I venture the suggestion,
Does part of his that plants a tree.
"On Planting A Tree At Inveraray" by James Russell Lowell
Deep in thy mind his dictates sow,
Nor let the fiends steal thence a part —
The Word's a seed, that there will grow,
If thou wilt plant it in thy heart.
"Advice To Hear, And To Read, The Word Of God" by Rees Prichard
'Tis not our temper, or our sire's deserts —
'Tis not our learning, study, or our parts —
But 'tis God's spirit, through the word possest,
That gives man faith, and plants it in his breast.
"Advice, To Search For The Lord Jesus Christ" by Rees Prichard
There is in every human heart
Some not completely barren part,
Where seeds of truth and love might grow,
And flowers of generous virtue blow:
To plant, to watch, to water there—
This, as our duty, be our care!
"Blessings of Instruction" by John Bowring
At length that voice fell on thy heart,
And yielding to its plaintive strain,
I see thee with thy kindred part — Resolved to cross the dashing main,
And plant life's crimson banner, where
Sin's dark pollutions taint the air.
"A Holy Messenger" by James Madison Bell

In news:

Sanofi lays off 112 KC workers as part of plant closing .
Students plant part of community garden.
Hidden Opportunities Within Your Plant, Part 2.
Cleaning up Paducah's uranium enrichment plant (Part Two).
This is one part in a weekly series featuring the UC Davis Community Favorites, 75 can't-fail, easy-care plants well-adapted to our region and recommended by local gardeners.
It's part of the newest scrubber project for the Kingston Fossil Plant, which offiicials say is moving along as scheduled.
The effort to build cleaner power plants is for the greater good, so interim shivering is just part of the deal.
Take part in this annual spring pilgrimage and choose from the largest selection of organically, sustainably and locally grown vegetable starts in Seattle this weekend at Seattle Tilth 's Edible Plant Sale.
Japan-based Auto Parts Supplier, TRIN Inc, Invests $19 Million to Expand, Ashley, Indiana Production Plant.
New Hampshire health officials are testing fish in various parts of the state to see if there are elevated levels of radiation following a 2010 tritium leak at the Vermont Yankee nuclear plant.
The local's plant lost 200 workers as demand for auto parts sags.
Waterborne Coatings for Water and Wastewater Treatment Plants: Part 1.
A healer (L) starting an Ayahuasca ceremony by offering the plant to a person taking part of the ritual in Tarapoto, northeastern jungle of Peru in 1999.
The project is part of an effort to preserve the genetics of some of the world's biggest trees and plant them around the world to combat global warming.
The most difficult part of building a rain garden can be plant selection.

In science:

This is the sum of the previous sources Benches and Residual in Plants[B]; these two parts are denoted B[S]B and B[S]⊢ in Table 8.
Decomposition tables for experiments. II. Two--one randomizations
Another important property that follows from the analysis of quiet planting is that the part of the phase space that is not correlated to the planted configuration remains unchanged in the whole region of α.
Reweighted belief propagation and quiet planting for random K-SAT
The shaded region marks the part of the phase diagram where planting creates extremely hard satisfiable instances.
Reweighted belief propagation and quiet planting for random K-SAT
We remind that the space of solution in the λ∗ -planted formulas can be split in two parts.
Reweighted belief propagation and quiet planting for random K-SAT
The first part includes all the solutions (satisfying assignments) that would exist anyway in the non-planted random 3-SAT.
Reweighted belief propagation and quiet planting for random K-SAT