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In botany, apomixis is replacement of the normal sexual reproduction by asexual reproduction, without fertilization . Thus "normal asexual reproduction" of plants, such as propagation from cuttings or leaves, has never been considered to be apomixis, but replacement of...
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apomixis n. Reproduction without meiosis or formation of gametes. ... Apomixis provides for the preservation of traits favourable ... Facultative apomixis ...
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Jefferson, R.A., 'Apomixis: A social revolution for agriculture? ... Apomixis is the phenomenon by which certain plants produce 'seed without sex' ...
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The potential benefits of clonal plant reproduction by apomixis are numerous. ... Apomixis and sexual reproduction are not mutually exclusive, and in facultative ...
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Information about apomixis in the free online English dictionary and encyclopedia. ... In plants, another form of apomixis also occurs, in which the embryo develops ...
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"Apomixis is a natural way of cloning plants through seed. ... Various forms of apomixis have been reported for over 300 species representing ...
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Apomixis - Definition of Apomixis at Dictionary.com a free online dictionary ... In plants, another form of apomixis also occurs, in which the embryo develops ...
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GRAIN | Seedling | 2001 | Apomixis: the plant breeder's - GRAIN is an international non-governmental organisation which promotes the sustainable management and use ...
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Definition of apomixis from the Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary with audio pronunciations, thesaurus, Word of the Day, and word games.
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Apomixis is a natural method of reproduction in some plants and results in ... The commercial value in apomixis technology will lie in the isolation and ...
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For many years, apomixis was studied only by a small group of interested ... If apomixis could be introduced into sexual crops, it would greatly simplify ...
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While apomixis may also be used for other organisms, it is primarily used in ... This is often also considered a form of apomixis. ...
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Apomixis--The Asexual Revolution ... Angiosperm apomixis, or asexual reproduction through seed, can occur when the ... Apomixis entails changes of ploidy in ...
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Encyclopedia article about apomixis. Information about apomixis in the Columbia Encyclopedia, Computer Desktop Encyclopedia, computing dictionary.
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Pronunciation of apomixis. apomixis synonyms. apomixis usage examples and apomixis quotes. ... August 7th, 2009, from www.yourdictionary.com/apomixis. Comments: ...
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This phenomenon is known as apomixis. ... Apomixis occurs naturally in around 40 plant families and more than 400 plant species. ...
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CAMBIA's interest in apomixis is that it would allow perpetuation of the high ... To find out more about apomixis, its uses and social implications, read the ...
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Definition and other additional information on Apomixis from Biology-Online.org dictionary. ... gametophytic apomixis. adventitious embryony ...
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