Definition of Integuments

1. Noun. (plural of integument) ¹



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Definition of Integuments

1. integument [n] - See also: integument

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Integuments

integrity
integrodifference
integrodifferential
integron
integrons
integropallial
integrous
integumation
integument
integumental
integumentary
integumentary pattern
integumentary patterns
integumentary system
integumentation
integuments (current term)
integumentum commune
intein
inteins
intellect
intellected
intellection
intellections
intellective
intellectively
intellects
intellectual
intellectual aura
intellectual capital
intellectual disabilities

Literary usage of Integuments

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1. Report of the Annual Meeting (1903)
"Theories on the nature of the integuments of the ovule:— 1. Foliar-appendage theory : The integuments are the foliar appendages of the nucellus, ..."

2. Organography of Plants, Especially of the Archegoniata and Spermaphyta by Karl Goebel, Isaac Bayley Balfour (1905)
"DEVELOPMENT OF THE integuments. To enter into a description of the development ... The integuments arise always as lateral outgrowths on the ovule below the ..."

3. The Principles and Practice of Ophthalmic Medicine and Surgery by Thomas Wharton Jones (1863)
"2. A contracted and deformed state of the tarsal cartilage. Entropium from relaxation of the integuments of the eyelid, and spasmodic contraction of the ..."

4. The London Medical Gazette (1833)
"In some rare cases the radius has been fractured, the cubitus dislocated, and protruded through the integuments. We hare a ease of this kind sufficiently ..."

5. A Treatise on Dislocations and Fractures of the Joints by Astley Cooper, Bransby Blake Cooper (1851)
"... though some portion of the integuments sloughed away, and two different suppurations took place in the joint, followed by two small exfoliations. ..."

6. Text-book of the Embryology of Invertebrates by Eugen Korschelt, Karl Heider, Edward Laurens Mark, William McMichael Woodworth, Matilda Bernard, Martin Fountain Woodward (1899)
"The Formation of the Embryonic Rudiment and the Embryonic integuments. ... This may be provided with prominences to assist in splitting the egg-integuments, ..."

7. Cyclopædia of India and of Eastern and Southern Asia, Commercial, Industrial by Edward Balfour (1873)
"... integuments, which are either folded тю or granular, or tubercular, or shielded. Mi there are many saurians which, ..."

8. A Dictionary of Archaic and Provincial Words, Obsolete Phrases, Proverbs by James Orchard Halliwell-Phillipps (1850)
"only to certain integuments. Sec Hunting, art. 5, and the Gent. Rec. Я ! Rather. Yorksh. (Kenne« MS.) LEATHER-COAT. The golden russeting. ..."

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