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haulm

 (hôm)
n. Chiefly British
The stems of peas, beans, potatoes, or grasses.

[Middle English halm, straw, from Old English healm.]

haulm

(hɔːm) or

halm

n
1. (Botany) the stems or stalks of beans, peas, potatoes, grasses, etc, collectively, as used for thatching, bedding, etc
2. (Botany) a single stem of such a plant
[Old English healm; related to Old Norse halmr, Old High German halm stem, straw, Latin culmus stalk, Greek kalamos reed, Old Slavonic slama straw]

haulm

or halm

(hɔm)

n.
stems or stalks collectively, as of grain or of peas, beans, or hops.
[before 900; Middle English halm, Old English healm, c. Old Saxon, Old High German halm, Old Norse halmr; akin to Latin culmus stalk, Greek kálamos reed]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.haulm - stems of beans and peas and potatoes and grasses collectively as used for thatching and bedding
stalk, stem - a slender or elongated structure that supports a plant or fungus or a plant part or plant organ
Translations

haulm

n (single) → Stängel m; (grain, grass also) → Halm m; (collectively) → Stroh nt
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Physiological age index: a new, simple and reliable index to assess the physiological age of seed potato tubers based on haulm killing date and length of the incubation period.
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However, in co-gasification of Shenmu coal and rice haulm, the results show a decrease in CH4 contents in comparison with coal gasification due to lower carbon and hydrogen contents in rice haulm [32].
In vitro study to evaluate the antibacterial activity of a combination of the haulm of nasturtium (Tropaeoli majoris herba) and of the roots of horseradish (Armoraciae rusticanae radix).
The grain and haulm yield of rice fallow blackgram was higher with different organic manures were used on equi nutrient basis in rice-blackgram cropping sequence [24].
The present finding was supported by Sunkad and Kulkarni,2006 who observed that lower disease index with increase in pod and haulm yield and also maximum benefit cost ratio (BCR) were recorded in plots receiving three sprays of hexaconazole in a susceptible cultivar KRG-10.
5] showed that, foliar applied of methanol had significantly effects on pod yield, seed yield, haulm yield, number of pod per plant, shelling percentage, Crop Growth Rate (CGR), Pod Growth Rate (PGR) and partitioning factor (PF) that applying of 20 %(v/v) of methanol was considerably better than the rest.
In these systems the haulm (dried stalks) of cowpea is a valuable by-product used as animal feed.
The evaluation of the rate of larvae of the Colorado potato beetle (CPB) was done at 7-10 days intervals since the first appearance to removal of potato haulm in accordance with the procedure Dvorak et al.
It is not only grown for grain yield but also the haulm is important by-product used for livestock feed.