Definition of Nucellar

1. Adjective. Of or pertaining to the nucellus ¹



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Definition of Nucellar

1. nucellus [adj] - See also: nucellus

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Nucellar

nubilating
nubiles
nubilities
nubility
nubilose
nubilous
nublike
nubs
nubuck
nubucks
nuby
nucament
nucamentaceous
nucaments
nucellar (current term)
nucelli
nucellus
nuch
nucha
nuchae
nuchal
nuchal fascia
nuchal ligament
nuchal plane
nuchal region
nuchal rigidity
nuchal tubercle
nuchals
nuchas

Literary usage of Nucellar

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1. Morphology of Spermatophytes by John Merle Coulter, Charles Joseph Chamberlain (1901)
"The single thick integument with a long and narrow micropyle, the large mass of sterile nucellar tissue above the single megaspore, the conspicuous and ..."

2. Morphology of Spermatophytes by John Merle Coulter, Charles Joseph Chamberlain (1901)
"The single thick integument with a long and narrow micropyle, the large mass of sterile nucellar tissue above the single megaspore, the conspicuous and ..."

3. Bulletin by United States Bureau of Plant Industry (1901)
"a protrusion of the nucellar tissue over it, which makes its course easier to ... There is no special structure of the nucellar tissue which guides this ..."

4. Encyclopaedia Britannica, a Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and edited by Hugh Chisholm (1910)
"13, f) supporting the remains of the nucellar tissue which forms the roof of the ... After pollination the pollen- tube grows into the nucellar tissue, ..."

5. Botanical Gazette by University of Chicago, JSTOR (Organization) (1907)
"The nucellar tissue immediately surrounding at once shows signs of being absorbed, the protoplasmic contents of the cells becoming dark and granular even ..."

6. Morphology of Angiosperms: (Morphology of Spermatophytes. Part II) by John Merle Coulter, Charles Joseph Chamberlain (1903)
"In most cases, however, the destruction of the nucellar tissue is ... In many cases the micropylar end of the sac destroys all of the nucellar tissue ..."

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