exogen


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exogen

(ˈɛksədʒən)
n
a plant with a stem that develops through new growth on its outsidea stage in hair growth in which the hair exits the follicle
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Noun1.exogen - flowering plant with two cotyledonsexogen - flowering plant with two cotyledons; the stem grows by deposit on its outside
angiosperm, flowering plant - plants having seeds in a closed ovary
class Dicotyledonae, class Dicotyledones, class Magnoliopsida, Dicotyledonae, Dicotyledones, Magnoliopsida - comprising seed plants that produce an embryo with paired cotyledons and net-veined leaves; divided into six (not always well distinguished) subclasses (or superorders): Magnoliidae and Hamamelidae (considered primitive); Caryophyllidae (an early and distinctive offshoot); and three more or less advanced groups: Dilleniidae; Rosidae; Asteridae
jiqui, Malpighia obovata - Cuban timber tree with hard wood very resistant to moisture
acerola, barbados cherry, Malpighia glabra, Surinam cherry, West Indian cherry - tropical American shrub bearing edible acid red fruit resembling cherries
cyrilla family, Cyrilliaceae, family Cyrilliaceae, titi family - shrubs and trees with leathery leaves and small white flowers in racemes: genera Cyrilla and Cliftonia
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The last six weeks I've been to Jack Berry House and used the exogen machine they have there which has helped it on enormously.
McBrayer served as President and CEO of Exogen, Inc.
Weighted regression was used to test the hypothesis and the effects of latent variables exogen of endogenous latent variables.
The company's flagship product is Exogen, a system that uses ultrasound signals to accelerate bone healing.
The IT engineer recently had a three-month course of new ultrasound treatment, Exogen, which helped the arm to heal before doctors replaced the metal with a plastic brace.
A ray of hope finally came in November, when Tim was given an EXOGEN device which attaches to the arm and uses ultrasound to make the bone grow and heal naturally.
Complex purchasing decision become to draw to be studied farther because in its process entangle the more input, exogen and endogen variable.
The studys show " ghinok" free fish isn't sensitive to exogen hormones in hatch time.
The Exogen Ultrasound Bone Healing System is a battery-powered device roughly the size of a mobile phone that emits low intensity soundwaves through the skin to the fracture.
Smith & Nephew's EXOGEN is indicated in Europe to accelerate the healing of fractures and to heal bones that have either delayed healing or stopped healing completely (non-unions).