graminaceous plant


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Noun1.graminaceous plant - cosmopolitan herbaceous or woody plants with hollow jointed stems and long narrow leavesgraminaceous plant - cosmopolitan herbaceous or woody plants with hollow jointed stems and long narrow leaves
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
grass - narrow-leaved green herbage: grown as lawns; used as pasture for grazing animals; cut and dried as hay
Saccharum officinarum, sugar cane, sugarcane - tall tropical southeast Asian grass having stout fibrous jointed stalks; sap is a chief source of sugar
reed - tall woody perennial grasses with hollow slender stems especially of the genera Arundo and Phragmites
bamboo - woody tropical grass having hollow woody stems; mature canes used for construction and furniture
herb, herbaceous plant - a plant lacking a permanent woody stem; many are flowering garden plants or potherbs; some having medicinal properties; some are pests
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These inhibitors are found mainly in the seeds of leguminous and graminaceous plant species.
Effect of rate of photosynthesis on the pattern of assimilate distribution in the graminaceous plant.
Wheat dwarf virus, a geminivirus of graminaceous plants needs splicing for replication.
NISHIZAWA for "Clarification of Molecular Mechanisms Involved in Iron Nutrition of Graminaceous Plants and Its Application to Crop Breeding" (Joint Research)