Definition of Triticum aestivum

1. Noun. Widely cultivated in temperate regions in many varieties for its commercially important grain.

Exact synonyms: Common Wheat
Terms within: Wheat, Wheat Berry
Generic synonyms: Wheat

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Triticum Aestivum

Tristan Tzara
Tristan chord
Tristan chords
Tristan da Cunha
Triticum aestivum
Triticum aestivum spelta
Triticum dicoccum
Triticum dicoccum dicoccoides
Triticum durum
Triticum spelta
Triticum turgidum
Triton X 100
Triturus vulgaris

Literary usage of Triticum aestivum

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Genetic Manipulation in Crops: Proceedings of the International Symposium on by International Rice Research Institute (1988)
"Induction of Pollen Plants of Intergeneric Hybrids of triticum aestivum x ... the progenies of crosses between common wheat (triticum aestivum L., 2«=42, ..."

2. Gene Expression in Field Crops: Bibliography January 1991-November 1992 edited by Janet Saunders, Robert D. Warmbrodt (1995)
"G452 Transient expression of marker genes in immature zygotic embryos of spring wheat (triticum aestivum) through microprojectile bombardment Chibbar, RN; ..."

3. 2nd International Symposium on Genetic Manipulation in Crops by A. Mujeeb-Kazi, L. A. Sitch, International Rice Research Institute (1989)
"Variation at two loci affecting homoeologous meiotic chromosome pairing in Triticum aestivum x Aegilops mutica hybrids. Nature (London), New Biol 235:61-62. ..."

4. Bulletin by United States Bureau of Plant Industry, Division of Plant Industry, Queensland (1910)
"The behavior of crosses and hybrids also indicates a very close relationship among the so-called species. Thus, Vilmorin crossed triticum aestivum and T. ..."

5. British Farmer's Magazine (1853)
"The following varieties of the genus Triticum are enumerated by Professor Low as admiting of cultivation for their seeds:— 1. triticum aestivum—summer wheat ..."

6. Biotechnology in International Agricultural Research: Proceedings of the by International Rice Research Institute (1985)
"Unexpected chromosome numbers in backcross I generations of F-_ hybrids between triticum aestivum and related alien genera. Wheat Inf. Serv. 55:5-9. 4. ..."

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