- small asexual reproductive structure in e.g. liverworts and mosses that detaches from the parent and develops into a new individual
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; plural Gemmæ
. [ Latin , a bud.] 1. (Botany)
A leaf bud, as distinguished from a flower bud. 2. (Biol.)
A bud spore; one of the small spores or buds in the reproduction of certain Protozoa, which separate one at a time from the parent ce
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<plant biology> A bud or outgrowth of a plant which develops into a new organism. A leaf bud rather than a flower bud. ... (09 Oct 1997) ...
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• (n.) A bud spore; one of the small spores or buds in the reproduction of certain Protozoa, which separate one at a time from the parent cell. • (n.) A leaf bud, as distinguished from a flower bud.
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(from the article `fern`) ...by continued growth and fragmentation, but this does not spread the gametophyte very far. Some ferns (Vittaria, Grammitis, and the family ... Some ferns (certain species of Trichomanes and Vittaria) have lost the ability to produce sporophytes. The species exist as gametophytes that spread ... In some bry...
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Gemma is a Lat In girl name. The meaning of the name is `jewel ` Where is it used? The name Gemma is mainly used In Italian and In English.How do they say it elsewhere? Jemma ( In English) The name Gemma doesn`t appear In the US top 1000 most common names over de last 128 years. The name Gemma seems to be unique!
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gemma (s), gemmae (pl) An asexual budlike propagule as in liverworts, capable of developing into a new individual; a bud.
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Type: Term Pronunciation: jem′ă Definitions: 1. Any budlike or bulblike body, especially a taste bud or end bulb.
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The Gemma was an Italian Gemma Class coastal submarine of 620 tons displacement launched in 1936. The Gemma was powered by diesel engines providing a top speed of 14 knots surfaced and 8.5 knots submerged and could dive to a depth of 50 fathoms. Armaments consisted of one 3.9 inch gun; two 13 mm anti-aircraft guns and six 21 inch torpedo tubes.
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A gemma (plural gemmae) is a single cell, or a mass of cells, or a modified bud of tissue, that detaches from the parent and develops into a new individual. This type of asexual reproduction is referred to as fragmentation. It is a means of asexual propagation in plants. These structures are commonly found in fungi, algae, liverwor
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Gemma is a cultivated variety of potato.
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The gemma is a small asexual reproductive structure in liverworts, mosses, etc., that becomes detached from the parent and develops into a new individual.
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GEMMA is a magazine and a social group founded in 1976 whose mandate is to provide a "friendship and support group for disabled lesbians in England." The organization was founded by members of lesbian organization Sappho and mixed organization Campaign for Homosexual Equality, including Elsa Beckett. Gemma`s member newsletter
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A bud; particularly a bud or bud-like structure by which a plant propagates.
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