Budlet

Bud´let


n.1.A little bud springing from a parent bud.
We have a criterion to distinguish one bud from another, or the parent bud from the numerous budlets which are its offspring.
- E. Darwin.
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BUDLET addressed the prevention of a landing of up to fifty guerillas on all three of the islands.
CUTLAS : COTMAN SUCLAT : SOCMAN CURPIN : CARBID BOGMEN : BUGLES BOGMEN : BUGLET LAMBED : LUMPEN BADGER : BUDLET COLIES : CULMEN METHOD : MATRON SUNLIT : SANGIR TUBMAN : TOBIAS CAPRIN : CUPRID
It could be birds simply pulling at them, but most likely it would be the aphid that gets on Honeysuckle destroying the embryo budlet.
4B), thus producing two budlets and increasing the overall size of the colony.
Wanting to see and smell the water a last time before her trip, Charlotte walked down the clay road lined with wild blackberry bushes, the outer bunches shriveled and dry, but inside, where she reached her long fingers, filled with the tiny tart budlets.