Acrospire

• (n.) The sprout at the end of a seed when it begins to germinate; the plumule in germination; -- so called from its spiral form. • (v. i.) To put forth the first sprout.
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acrospire

<botany> The sprout at the end of a seed when it begins to germinate; the plumule in germination; so called from its spiral form. ... (11 Mar 1998) ...
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Acrospire

Ac'ro·spire noun [ Greek ... + ... anything twisted.] (Botany) The sprout at the end of a seed when it begins to germinate; the plumule in germination; -- so called from its spiral form.
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acrospire

acrospire The first shoot or sprout, being spiral, at the end of a germinating seed.
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Acrospire

The beginnings of the plant shoot in germinating barley.
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Acrospire

The embryonic barley plant which grows inside the husk during germination.
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Acrospire

The plumule in germinating grain.
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