Definition of Terete. Meaning of Terete. Synonyms of Terete

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Definition of Terete

Terete
Terete Te*rete", a. [L. teres, -etis, rounded off, properly, rubbed off, fr. terere to rub.] Cylindrical and slightly tapering; columnar, as some stems of plants.

Meaning of Terete from wikipedia

- Terete is a term used in botany to describe a cross section that is circular, or like a distorted circle, with a single surface wrapping around it. This...
- The teres major muscle is a muscle of the upper limb. It attaches to the sca**** and the humerus and is one of the seven scapulohumeral muscles. It is...
- leaves, which are shorter than the scapes, are also hollow and tubular, or terete, (round in cross-section) which distinguishes it at a glance from garlic...
- formed of thick, fleshy, fasciculated fibres. Stem two to four feet high, terete, and, as well as the foliage, hairy with rather pilose hairs, which are...
- height of 10 m or more. They are green, often glaucous shoots are usually terete or triangular. In the cl****ification of the International Cactaceae Systematics...
- semi-erect shrub. Roots are woody and aromatic. The stem is numerous, slender, terete, thickened at the nodes. The leaves are opposite, short-petioled, very variable...
- hemiepiphyte 2 – 4 (-6) m tall. Juvenile: terrestrial creeper, stem smooth, green, terete, internodes 1 – 6 cm long; petiole ****te for 1/3 to 5/6 its length, the...
- ascending, scandent, or sprawling and profusely branched. Primary stems are terete, up through 6 metres (600 cm) long, flattened laterally, and ligneous at...
- and columnar cacti consisting of indeterminate branches or determinate terete or spherical segments. Synapomorphies of Opuntioideae include small deciduous...
- nor sharp subulate subulatus leaf tip Awl-shaped with a tapering point terete 3-d shape Circular in cross-section; more or less cylindrical without grooves...
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