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Definition 1: (botany) a living organism lacking the power of locomotion - [noun denoting tops]

Synonyms for plant life in the sense of this definition

(plant life is a kind of ...) a living thing that has (or can develop) the ability to act or function independently

(... is a kind of plant life ) (botany) a minute rudimentary plant contained within a seed or an archegonium

(... is a kind of plant life ) a plant that is found in an area where it had not been recorded previously

(... is a kind of plant life ) a plant that grows in a moist habitat

(... is a kind of plant life ) a plant originally cultivated but now growing wild

(... is a kind of plant life ) (botany) a plant lasting for three seasons or more

(... is a kind of plant life ) (botany) a plant having a life cycle that normally takes two seasons from germination to death to complete; flowering biennials usually bloom and fruit in the second season

(... is a kind of plant life ) (botany) a plant that completes its entire life cycle within the space of a year

(... is a kind of plant life ) formerly recognized taxonomic group including all flowerless and seedless plants that reproduce by means of spores: ferns, mosses, algae, fungi

(... is a kind of plant life ) a plant that bears fruit once and dies

(... is a kind of plant life ) the spore-producing individual or phase in the life cycle of a plant having alternation of generations

(... is a kind of plant life ) the gamete-bearing individual or phase in the life cycle of a plant having alternation of generations

(... is a kind of plant life ) plant that affords shelter or food to ants that live in symbiotic relations with it

(... is a kind of plant life ) plant capable of synthesizing its own food from simple organic substances

(... is a kind of plant life ) plant that grows on or among rocks or is suitable for a rock garden

(... is a kind of plant life ) plant that derives moisture and nutrients from the air and rain; usually grows on another plant but not parasitic on it

(... is a kind of plant life ) a plant that when touched or ingested in sufficient quantity can be harmful or fatal to an organism

(... is a kind of plant life ) green plant having a vascular system: ferns, gymnosperms, angiosperms

(... is a kind of plant life ) any of a variety of plants usually grown especially in a flower or herb garden

(... is a kind of plant life ) any of a variety of plants grown indoors for decorative purposes

(... is a kind of plant life ) a plant that lives in or on water

(... is a kind of plant life ) any flowerless plant such as a fern (pteridophyte) or moss (bryophyte) in which growth occurs only at the tip of the main stem

(... is a kind of plant life ) a cultivated plant that is grown commercially on a large scale

(... is a kind of plant life ) a plant that reproduces or is reproduced by apomixis

(... is a kind of plant life ) microscopic plants; bacteria are often considered to be microflora

(... is a kind of plant life ) a plant that is native to a certain limited area

"it is an endemic found only this island"

(... is a kind of plant life ) an organism that produces its own food by photosynthesis

(... is a kind of plant life ) a plant that does not bear flowers

(... is a kind of plant life ) a young plant or a small plant

(... is a kind of plant life ) photosynthetic or plant constituent of plankton; mainly unicellular algae

(... is a kind of plant life ) a plant suitable for growing in a flowerpot (especially indoors)

(... is a kind of plant life ) any plant grown for its beauty or ornamental value

(... is a kind of plant life ) a wild uncultivated plant (especially a wild apple or crabapple tree)

(plant life is a part of ...) any part of a plant or fungus

(plant life is a part of ...) a protective covering that is part of a plant

(... is a member of plant life) (botany) the taxonomic kingdom comprising all living or extinct plants

(plant life belongs to category ...) the branch of biology that studies plants

(plant life is the domain which ... is member of) (of a flowering plant) having two cotyledons in the seed

(plant life is the domain which ... is member of) (of a flowering plant) having a single cotyledon in the seed as in grasses and lilies

(plant life is the domain which ... is member of) (of plants and shrubs) bearing foliage throughout the year

(plant life is the domain which ... is member of) (of a plant ovule) curved with the micropyle near the base almost touching its stalk

(plant life is the domain which ... is member of) (of plants and shrubs) shedding foliage at the end of the growing season

(plant life is the domain which ... is member of) (of plants) not hardy; easily killed by adverse growing condition

"tender green shoots"

(plant life is the domain which ... is member of) (especially of plants) developed without chlorophyll by being deprived of light

"etiolated celery"

(plant life is the domain which ... is member of) (of animals and plants) feeding on insects

(plant life is the domain which ... is member of) (of some plants or fungi) feeding on dead or decaying organic matter

(plant life is the domain which ... is member of) (used of plants as well as animals) feeding on animals

"carnivorous plants are capable of trapping and digesting small animals especially insects"

(plant life is the domain which ... is member of) (of plants such as dandelions and thistles) having pappi or tufts of featherlike hairs or delicate bristles

(plant life is the domain which ... is member of) (of a plant ovule) completely straight with the micropyle at the apex

(plant life is the domain which ... is member of) (of a plant ovule) completely inverted; turned back 180 degrees on its stalk

(plant life is the domain which ... is member of) (of flora or fauna) likely in the near future to become endangered

"the spotted owl is a threatened species, not yet an endangered one"

(plant life is the domain which ... is member of) (of flora or fauna) in imminent danger of extinction

"an endangered species"

(plant life is the domain which ... is member of) (of plants) having tall spindly stems

(plant life is the domain which ... is member of) (of plants) growing in small dense clumps or tufts

(plant life is the domain which ... is member of) (of plants) growing together in groups that are not close together

(plant life is the domain which ... is member of) growing close together but not in dense mats

(plant life is the domain which ... is member of) (of plants) growing in groups that are close together

(plant life is the domain which ... is member of) (of plants) requiring protection from frost

"half-hardy annuals"

(plant life is the domain which ... is member of) (of plants) bearing or characterized by aments or catkins

(plant life is the domain which ... is member of) (of plants) epidemic among plants of a single kind especially over a wide area

"an epiphytotic blight of potatoes" "epiphytotic conditions associated with a single-plant agriculture"

(plant life is the domain which ... is member of) (of a plant ovule) partly inverted; turned back 90 degrees on its stalk

(plant life is the domain which ... is member of) (of animals or plants) having stiff coarse hairs or bristles

"plants with hispid stems"

(plant life is the domain which ... is member of) (of plants) having tufts of soft woolly hairs

(plant life is the domain which ... is member of) covered with sedges (grasslike marsh plants)

(plant life is the domain which ... is member of) synthesis of compounds with the aid of radiant energy (especially in plants)

(plant life is the domain which ... is member of) the process of living through a number of years (as a perennial plant)

(plant life is the domain which ... is member of) the oxidation of ammonium compounds in dead organic material into nitrates and nitrites by soil bacteria (making nitrogen available to plants)

(plant life is the domain which ... is member of) the use of plants or plant extracts for medicinal purposes (especially plants that are not part of the normal diet)

(plant life is the domain which ... is member of) a minute scale

(plant life is the domain which ... is member of) any organism of microscopic size

(plant life is the domain which ... is member of) an animal or plant that lives in or on a host (another animal or plant); it obtains nourishment from the host without benefiting or killing the host

(plant life is the domain which ... is member of) dried leaves of the coca plant (and related plants that also contain cocaine); chewed by Andean people for their stimulating effect

(plant life is the domain which ... is member of) the lack of enduring qualities (used chiefly of plant parts)

(plant life is the domain which ... is member of) free movement or passage (as of cytoplasm within a cell or sap through a plant)

"ocean circulation is an important part of global climate" "a fan aids air circulation"

(plant life is the domain which ... is member of) a disease of alders caused by the woolly alder aphid (a plant louse)

(plant life is the domain which ... is member of) any of a group of enzymes (occurring especially in plant cells) that catalyze the oxidation of a compound by a peroxide

(plant life is the domain which ... is member of) a substance (as the plant enzyme papain) applied to meat to make it tender

(plant life is the domain which ... is member of) (of ovaries of flowering plants) consisting of united carpels

(plant life is the domain which ... is member of) (of ovaries of flowering plants) consisting of carpels that are free from one another as in buttercups or roses

(plant life is the domain which ... is member of) thriving in a relatively alkaline environment; (especially of plants requiring a pH above 7)

(plant life is the domain which ... is member of) thriving in a relatively acidic environment (especially of plants requiring a pH well below 7)

(plant life is the domain which ... is member of) cut a girdle around so as to kill by interrupting the circulation of water and nutrients

"girdle the plant"

(plant life is the domain which ... is member of) grow together (of plants and organs)

"After many years the rose bushes grew together"

(plant life is the domain which ... is member of) adapt (a wild plant or unclaimed land) to the environment

"domesticate oats" "tame the soil"

(plant life is the domain which ... is member of) damage (plant tissue) by abrasion or pressure

"The customer bruised the strawberries by squeezing them"

(plant life is the domain which ... is member of) bleach and alter the natural development of (a green plant) by excluding sunlight

(plant life is the domain which ... is member of) cause to propagate, as by grafting or layering

(plant life is the domain which ... is member of) all the plant life in a particular region or period

"Pleistocene vegetation" "the flora of southern California" "the botany of China"

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