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etiolation Explained

etiolation at English => English (English Thesaurus) Of Explained:

[N] (Absence of color): , discoloration, pallor, pallidness, paleness, etiolation, monochrome, black and white.

Etiolation at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Etiolation \E`ti*o*la"tion\, n.
1. The operation of blanching plants, by excluding the light
of the sun; the condition of a blanched plant.

2. (Med.) Paleness produced by absence of light, or by
disease. --Dunglison.

etiolation at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

etiolation
n 1: a pale and sickly appearance; "his etiolation signaled years
in prison"
2: the act of weakening by stunting the growth or development
of something; "the etiolation of the critical tradition"
3: (botany) the act of causing a plant to develop without
chlorophyll by growing it without exposure to sunlight;
"the etiolation of celery"

etiolation at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==
Inter: wikipedi » a

Etymology

Inter: rf » e

Noun

Inter: en-nou » n
  • Inter: botan » y growth process of plants grown in the absence of light, characterized by long, weak stems, fewer leaves and chlorosis
    1. Inter: botan » y The operation of blanching plants, by excluding the light of the sun; the condition of a blanched plant.
    2. Paleness produced by absence of light, or by disease.
    3. : Inter: rfquotek » Dunglison

      Translations

      Inter: trans-top » growth process of plants grown in the absence of light

  • Irish: Inter: t- » ga|eitialacht|f

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    • Italian: Inter: t- » it|eziolamento|m


    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Translation: id » etiolation
    Translation: pl » etiolation
    Translation: ta » etiolation
    Translation: vi » etiolation