- a small hard fruit
- a mature fertilized plant ovule consisting of an embryo and its food source and having a protective coat or testa
- one of the outstanding players in a tournament
- anything that provides inspiration for later work
- the thick white fluid containing spermatozoa that is ejaculated by the male genital tract
The reproductive unit formed from a fertilised ovule, consisting of embryo and seed-coat, and in some cases an endosperm.
A starting integer for a random number generating algorithm.
A Seed is a sculpture or object that contains digital data that is sold for the purpose of keeping the information out of the hands of pirates for as long as possible, in addition to associating the transitory digital information (music, literature, movies, software) with the perceived permanence of the medium of sculpture. Addi...Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Seed_(sculpture)
the organ that forms after fertilization occurs.Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20003
A structure produced by seed plants which encapsulates the embryo. The seed often provides nourishment during germination, but may lie dormant for many years first.Found on http://www.ucmp.berkeley.edu/glossary/glossary_6.html
Is the initial value or piece of data which is used to initiate an algorithm or process. In commodities, it refers to the part of the crop or crop inventory which is set aside for subsequent planting purposes. Found on http://www.oasismanagement.com/glossary/
- a small hard fruit 2. [n] - a mature fertilized plant ovule consisting of an embryo and its food source and having a protective coat or testa 3. [v] - help (an enterprise) in its early stages of development by providing seed money 4. [v] - bear seeds 5. [v] - go to seed 6. [v] - distribute (players or teams) so that...Found on http://www.webdictionary.co.uk/definition.php?query=seed
A small piece of waste material that has been accidentally picked up in the gather, and more commonly found in the glassware of the 18th Century or before
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Scottish Executive Education Department.
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The Scottish Executive Education Department. The department has a Support for Learning Division.
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; plural Seed
. [ Middle English seed
, Anglo-Saxon sǣd
, from sāwan
to sow; akin to Dutch zaad
seed, German saat
, Icelandic sāð
, Goth. mana s...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/S/53
Seed intransitive verb 1.
To sow seed. 2.
To shed the seed. Mortimer. 3.
To grow to maturity, and produce seed. « Many interests have grown up, and seeded
, and twisted their roots in the crevices of many wrongs.» Landor. Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/S/53
Seed transitive verb
[ imperfect & past participle Seeded
; present participle & verbal noun Seeding
To sprinkle with seed; to plant seeds in; to sow; as, to seed
a field. 2.
To cover thinly with something s...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/S/53
<biology, plant biology> A propagating organ formed in the sexual reproductive cycle of gymnosperms and angiosperms, consisting of a protective coat enclosing an embryo and food reserves. ... (09 Oct 1997) ... Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20973
a small hard fruitFound on http://wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn?s=seed
(sēd) the mature ovule of a flowering plant. semen. a small cylindrical shell of gold or other suitable material, used in application of radiation therapy. to inoculate a culture medium with microorganisms. plantago seed , psyllium seed ...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21001
• (n.) Race; generation; birth. • (v. t.) To cover thinly with something scattered; to ornament with seedlike decorations. • (n.) That from which anything springs; first principle; original; source; as, the seeds of virtue or vice. • (n.) The generative fluid of the male; semen; sperm; -- not used in the plural. • (pl. ) of...Found on http://thinkexist.com/dictionary/meaning/seed/
Cover of the album Clase Aparte by Yaga & Mackie. ...Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Seed_(underground_newspaper)
Fertilized ovule of a plant that contains an embryo and food products for germination. Once germinated, the embryo can grow into a mature individual.Found on http://www.physicalgeography.net/physgeoglos/s.html
A dummy or decoy name inserted into a list. See Salting.Found on http://www.nmoa.org/Library/index.htm
the quartz plate or bar used as a nucleus for synthetic quartz crystal growthFound on http://www.electropedia.org/iev/iev.nsf/display?openform&ievref=561-05-03
Representative types of seed: side and sectioned views: (a) Winged endospermic seed of pine (Pine); (b) endospermic castor oil seed (Ricinus communis; (c) non-endospermic broad bean seed (Vicia faba); (d) endospermic 'seed' of corn (maize; Zea mays) (botanically this is really a fruit but the fruit ...Found on http://www.daviddarling.info/encyclopedia/S/seed.html
seed, fertilized and ripened ovule, consisting of the plant embryo, varying amounts of stored food material, and a protective outer seed coat. Seeds are frequently confused with the fruit enclosing them in flowering plants as in the grains and nuts. The seed-bearing plants are the highest in the evo...Found on http://www.infoplease.com/ce6/sci/A0844288.html
A seed is the fertilised ovule in flowering plants. In addition to the embryo, the seed usually contains a certain amount of albumin for its early nourishment.Found on http://www.probertencyclopaedia.com/browse/BSA.HTM
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