genus Avena

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Noun1.genus Avena - oatsgenus Avena - oats          
plant genus - a genus of plants
family Graminaceae, family Gramineae, family Poaceae, Graminaceae, Gramineae, grass family, Poaceae - the grasses: chiefly herbaceous but some woody plants including cereals; bamboo; reeds; sugar cane
oat - annual grass of Europe and North Africa; grains used as food and fodder (referred to primarily in the plural: `oats')
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As can be seen in table 2, exposure of plants of the genus Avena to Cr and Pb reduced biomass production by almost 100%, i.e., there was practically no plant growth (ANDRADE et al., 2009; WYSZKOWSKI & RADZIEMSKA, 2013).
Genome and species relationships in genus Avena based on RAPD and AFLP molecular markers.
Chromosomal and genomic organization of TY1-copia-like retrotransponson sequences in the genus Avena. Genome 39:410-417.