Definition of Rhizoids

1. Noun. (plural of rhizoid) ¹

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Definition of Rhizoids

1. rhizoid [n] - See also: rhizoid

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Rhizoids

rhizobium meliloti
rhizocarpous
rhizocephala
rhizoctinia
rhizoctinia disease
rhizoctonia
rhizoctonias
rhizodermis
rhizodont
rhizodonts
rhizogan
rhizogen
rhizogens
rhizoid
rhizoidal
rhizoids (current term)
rhizolite
rhizoma
rhizomania
rhizomata
rhizomatic
rhizomatics
rhizomatous
rhizomatous begonia
rhizomatously
rhizome
rhizome chaff
rhizome cutting
rhizomelia
rhizomelic

Literary usage of Rhizoids

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1. A Textbook of Botany for Colleges and Universities by John Merle Coulter, Charles Reid Barnes, Henry Chandler Cowles (1911)
"Liverwort and fern rhizoids. — Structure. — The rhizoids of liverworts and of fern pro- thallia commonly are colorless, unicellular outgrowths of special ..."

2. A Textbook of Botany for Colleges and Universities by John Merle Coulter, Charles Reid Barnes, Henry Chandler Cowles (1911)
"form as in root hairs, and (2) the observed rise of colored fluids and the crystallization within the rhizoids of the Marchantiaceae of absorbed salts (as ..."

3. Organography of Plants, Especially of the Archegoniata and Spermaphyta by Karl Goebel, Isaac Bayley Balfour (1905)
"Oblique walls in rhizoids. The oblique direction of the walls in the rhizoids is a ... B^ protonema; /•//, buds; r, rhizoids; st spore. Magnified. ..."

4. Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences, 4th Series by California academy of sciences (1900)
"A number of species also exhibit a response apparently to the stimulus of contact, by sending short processes or rhizoids from the surface of the frond to ..."

5. Botanical Gazette by University of Chicago, JSTOR (Organization) (1916)
"2) a thickened median region, covered thickly with scales and rhizoids. ... The first rhizoids appear behind the first three or four pairs of scales and ..."

6. Handbook of Practical Botany: For the Botanical Laboratory and Private Student by Eduard Strasburger, William Hillhouse (1900)
"Only the growing apices of the rhizoids have colourless walls. FIG. ... The closest similarity with such rhizoids, in respect of branching and the oblique ..."

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