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Definition of Facultatively
Lexicographical Neighbors of Facultatively
Literary usage of Facultatively
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Wild Land Shrub and Arid Land Restoration Symposium: Proceedings edited by Bruce A. Roundy, E. Durant McArthur, Jennifer S. Hayley, David K. Mann (1996)
"Cheatgrass is an exotic winter annual that facultatively fall-germinates; ... Cheatgrass and squirreltail, like many summer-ripening and facultatively ..."
2. Essentials of Bacteriology: Being a Concise and Systematic Introduction to by Michael Valentine Ball, Paul Garfield Weston (1900)
"Round motile cocci and diplococci. with rounded ends no spores: facultatively anaerobic. Small rods, with rounded ends, growing often in loug threads. ..."
3. Flesh Foods, with Methods for Their Chemical, Microscopical, and by Charles Ainsworth Mitchell (1900)
"Aerobic and facultatively anaerobic, non-motile, and liquefying. Stained by Gram's method. The surface colonies on gelatin plates are pale yellowish-green. ..."
4. Guidelines for the Use of Digital Imagery for Vegetation Mappingby Henry Lachowski by Henry Lachowski (1996)
"(Includes facultatively deciduous dwarf shrubs and other mixed xeromorphic evergreen-deciduous dwarf shrubs.) Sparse dwarf-shrubland (sparse ..."
5. Botanical Gazette by University of Chicago, JSTOR (Organization) (1902)
"It is not anaerobic, though it may be facultatively so. The fact that the culture is colorless renders the study of deep stab growths difficult, ..."
6. The Catholic Encyclopedia: An International Work of Reference on the by Charles George Herbermann (1913)
"Hence our GL facultatively retains the Symbol of the Gr. Arch, of the Universe, because every one can conceive it in conformity with his personal ..."