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Calyx

Definition noun, plural: calyxes or calyces or calices (anatomy) Funnel-shaped structures that act as passageway of urine... Read More

Fruits, Flowers, and Seeds

Flowering plants grow in a wide variety of habitats and environments. They can go from germination of a seed to a mature... Read More

Adherent

Adherent 1. Sticking; clinging; adhering. 2. Attached as an attribute or circumstance. 3. (Science: botany) Congenitally... Read More

Sepal

sepal (Science: botany) A member of the (usually green) outer whorl of non-fertile parts surrounding the fertile organs of a... Read More

Fauces

Fauces 1. (Science: anatomy) The narrow passage from the mouth to the pharynx, situated between the soft palate and the base... Read More

Asteraceae

'Asteraceae'', composite family. A single family enclosed in order Asterales in subclass Asteridae. The other name -... Read More

Vase

vase 1. A vessel adapted for various domestic purposes, and anciently for sacrificial used; especially, a vessel of antique... Read More

Nephron

Definition noun, plural: nephrons The structural and functional unit of the kidney, i.e. a structure comprised of a set of... Read More

Kidney calices

Definition noun, singular: kidney calyx Funnel-shaped structures that allow passage of the urine from the ducts of the renal... Read More