terete


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terete

[tə′rēt]
(botany)
Of a stem, cylindrical in section, but tapering at both ends.
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Fruit dehiscent siliques, linear, terete, unsegmented; valves with a prominent midvein, with obscure to distinct lateral veins, glabrous or rarely sparsely pubescent, smooth or rarely torulose; replum rounded; septum complete, veinless; style obsolete or distinct and to 5 mm long; stigma capitate, entire or 2-lobed, usually considerably wider than style.
The surrounding tissue is composed mainly of parenchyma, but with large peripheral longitudinal terete fibrous strands, 0.5 to 1.1 mm in diameter.
Stipe 12-15 x 1-3 (apex) 3-6 mm (base), central, terete, tapered at the apex, pale grey (1B1) to yellowish white (1A2), consistency fleshy, smooth to slightly striated, with white mycelial pad and rhizomorphs (Fig.
The petiole is long terete, and leaf epidermal cells are distinctly wavy and the stomata are of the anomocytic-type, with two guard cells that have a length of approximately 30 [micro]m, and the stomata are surrounded by epidermal undulate cells wall (Fig.
A pesar de ser una especie morfologicamente variable, se puede determinar facilmente debido a que la quilla tiene un giro hacia la izquierda, las estipulas foliales son cordadas, y el fruto es terete, linear, alrededor de 10 cm de largo, 4-5 mm de diametro y presenta pubescencia marron (Hedstrom y Thulin, 1986; McVaugh, 1987; Karuniawan et al., 2006).
In open areas, the slender culms are erect, ascending, or widely spreading; they are 1 1/2' long, terete, light green, and hairless.
El musculo pronador terete (Pronator teres) se origina en el epicondilo medial del humero y se inserta en el margen medial del tercio medio del radio en el mico de Goeldi -Callimico goeldii-(HILL, 1959), macaco cangrejero -Macaca fascicularis( KIMURA & TAKAI, 1970), mono maicero -Sapajus apella-, mono silbador -Sapajus libidinosus-(AVERSI-F et al., 2006, 2011), capuchino de frente blanca -Cebus albifrons-(CRIBILLERO et al., 2009), gorila (Gorilla gorilla), en gibones como el gibon de manos blancas -Hylobates lar-, el gibon crestado -H.
It is also terete, fulvous tomentose; lamina 7-17(-23) A-7.5-15cm, broad elliptic-ovate or sub- orbicular.