wilting

  1. causing to become limp or drooping
  2. lose strength
  3. become limp

Wilting

Wilting refers to the loss of rigidity of non-woody parts of plants. This occurs when the turgor pressure in non-lignified plant cells falls towards zero, as a result of diminished water in the cells. The rate of loss of water from the plant is greater than the absorption of water in the plant. The process of wilting modifies the leaf angle distri...
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Wilting

• (imp. & p. p.) of Wilt
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wilting

Loss of rigidity (turgor) in plants, caused by a decreasing wall pressure within the cells making up the supportive tissues. Wilting is most obvious in plants that have little or no wood
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wilting

Of plant disease: A symptom characterized by loss of turgor, which results in drooping of leaves, stems, and flowers.
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