Definition of Dorsiventral. Meaning of Dorsiventral. Synonyms of Dorsiventral

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Definition of Dorsiventral

Dorsiventral
Dorsiventral Dor`si*ven"tral, a. [Dorsum + ventral.] 1. (Biol.) Having distinct upper and lower surfaces, as most common leaves. The leaves of the iris are not dorsiventral. 2. (Anat.) See Dorsoventral.

Meaning of Dorsiventral from wikipedia

- A dorsiventral (Lat. dorsum, "the back", venter, "the belly") organ is one that has two surfaces differing from each other in appearance and structure...
- Structure Thalloid or foliose Foliose Thalloid Symmetry Dorsiventral or radial Radial Dorsiventral Rhizoids Unicellular Pluricellular Unicellular Chloroplasts/cell...
- A leaf (plural leaves) is a dorsiventrally flattened organ of a vascular plant and is the prin****l lateral appendage of the stem, usually borne above...
- largest genera of diatoms. These diatoms are recognized by their strongly dorsiventral frustules, which means that their ridges lie close to the ventral margin...
- reticulated venation and lack a basal meristem. The laminae are generally dorsiventral and lack secretory cavities. The stomata are generally confined to one...
- animal such as many of the Platyhelminthes, one might speak of it as "dorsiventrally" flattened as opposed to bilaterally flattened animals such as ocean...
- leaf-like lobes of foliose lichens is a different color from the top side (dorsiventral), often brown or black, sometimes white. A fruticose lichen may have...
- it is multi-stemmed and has non-glaucous branchlets. It has simple dorsiventral leaves with a dissected blade that are 8 to 15 centimetres (3 to 6 in)...
- linear or lanceolate and wedge-shaped at the base. The leaf blade is dorsiventral, medium-sized to large and disposed oppositely or in a whorl and with...
- diameter, that may be gregarious and form intricate mats. The thallus is dorsiventrally differentiated. Its upper (dorsal) surface is green and chlorophyll-bearing...
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