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16:27 Mar 29, 2008
Portuguese to English translations [Non-PRO]
Science - Botany
Portuguese term or phrase: axilar
to do with plants or flowers
Sindy Scott

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4 +1axillaryLuiza Modesto
3 +1axillaryliz askew



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axil (nown) - the upper angle between a branch or leaf stalk and the stem from which it grows.

axillary: coming from the joint of a leaf and the stem.

axillary: referring to the location of a plant organ in an axil, for example, the axillary inflorescence

Luiza Modesto
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Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in PortuguesePortuguese
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Note added at 13 mins (2008-03-29 16:40:36 GMT)

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biocida (biocide). una sustancia letal a todo material viviente ...... yema que desarrolla de la axila de una hoja (también llamada yema lateral) ...
www.apsnet.org/Education/Mlingual/Spanish/GLOSARIO.rtf - Similar pages

Note added at 13 mins (2008-03-29 16:41:22 GMT)

leaf axil

Plant Guides and Glossaries (Cloudbridge Nature Reserve in Costa Rica)
axila, muy aplicado, como las hojas que yacen muy próximas o planas contra el tallo. axillary, In the leaf axils, axilar, en las axilas de las hojas ...
www.cloudbridge.org/glossary.htm - 92k - Cached - Similar pages

Note added at 14 mins (2008-03-29 16:42:27 GMT)

Trial of hardy Fuchsia Final Report (An Invited RHS Woody Plant ...
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Flowers single, paired in leaf axils, peduncle to 5cm long, ... stiffly drooping, solitary in leaf axils, peduncle 3.5cm long, calyx ...
www.rhs.org.uk/plants/documents/fuchsiahardy2005.pdf - Similar pages
Tulips: Taxonomy, Morphology, Cytology, Phytogeography and Physiology - Google Books Result
by Z. P. Botschantzeva - 1982 - Gardening - 640 pages
101) the buds in the axils of the 2nd and 3rd leaf axils produced a lateral shoot. The one in the 2nd leaf axil remained underdeveloped and had only two ...

liz askew
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Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
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