halophytism


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halophytism

the ability of certain plants to grow normally in solis having a high mineral salt content. — halophyte, n.halophytic, adj.
See also: Plants
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Beyond the ionic and osmotic response to salinity in Chenopodium Quinoa: functional elements of successful halophytism.
Zhao Y, Bahk JD, Bressan RA, Yun DJ, Pardo JM, Bohnert HJ (2009) Loss of halophytism by interference with SOS I expression.