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*  Glossary of plant morphology
In essence they have an underground component and an upper aerial component. The lower underground part develops roots that ... Plant habit refers to the overall shape of a plant. It has a number of components such as stem length and development, ... Each plant commences its growth as a herbaceous plant, while woody plants (such as trees, shrubs and woody vines (lianas) will ... Some types of plant habit include: Herbaceous plants (also called Herbs): A plant in which all structures above the surface of ...
*  Cutin
... is one of two waxy polymers that are the main components of the plant cuticle, which covers all aerial surfaces of plants ... "The chemical constitution of plant cutins". In Cutler, DF, Alvin, KL and Price, CE (1982) The Plant Cuticle. Academic Press ... Briggs, D.E.G. (1999), "Molecular taphonomy of animal and plant cuticles: selective preservation and diagenesis" (PDF), ...
*  Abiotic component
"Rubisco and C4 Plants" (PDF). RSC: Advancing the Chemical Sciences. RSC. "Abiotic Components". Department of Biodiversity and ... Abiotic factors in ocean environments also include aerial exposure, substrate, water clarity, solar energy and tides. Consider ... Component degradation of a substance occurs by chemical or physical processes, e.g. hydrolysis. All non-living components of an ... C3 plants have no mechanisms to manage photorespiration, whereas C4 and CAM plants utilize a separate PEP Carboxylase enzyme to ...
*  Utility pole
An aerial plant network requires high-quality reliable hardware to Structurally support the distribution cable plant Provide ... and isolation connections for the metallic and dielectric components of the network. Functional performance requirements common ... plant from the pole to the customer premises Transition cable plant from the aerial network to underground and buried plant ... The primary purpose of pole attachment hardware is to secure the cable and associated aerial plant facilities to poles and to ...
*  Cuticle
The main structural components of plant cuticles are the unique polymers cutin and/or cutan, impregnated with wax. The cuticles ... young shoots and all other aerial plant organs. Cuticles minimize water loss and effectively reduce pathogen entry due to their ... The cuticle both prevents plant surfaces from becoming wet and helps to prevent plants from drying out. Xerophytic plants such ... Plants that live in range of sea's spray also may have thicker cuticles that protect them from the toxic effects of salt. Some ...
*  Lethal Miniature Aerial Missile System
... components_for_lethal_miniature_aerial_missile_system https://medium.com/@RDECOM/amrdec-develops-critical-components-for-lethal ... It is intended to combat non-line-of-sight targets such as snipers and enemy combatants planting IEDs. It can also attack ... The Lethal Miniature Aerial Missile System (LMAMS) is a small, man-portable loitering munition developed for the U.S. Army. ... Six critical government-owned components have been tested by the U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Research, Development and ...
*  Clerodendrum infortunatum
Poriferasterol and stigmasterol are the components of the aerial parts. C. infortunatum is used in Ayurvedic and Siddha ... Kew World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Jayaweera DMA (982). Medicinal Plants (Indigenous and Exotic) Used in Ceylon ... 2008). Indian Medicinal Plants: An Illustrated Dictionary. Springer-verlag. p. 160. ISBN 0-387-70637-2. Duke JA (2010). ... doi:10.1016/S0367-326X(00)00278-1. Rahman AU, Zaman K (1989). "Medicinal plants with hypoglycemic activity". J Ethnopharmacol. ...
*  Optical fiber connector
These components may be provided in pedestal closures, aerial and buried closures and terminals, or equipment located at ... Pedestal terminal closures are intended to house passive telecommunications components used in an Outside Plant (OSP) ... are passive telecommunications components used in an Outside Plant (OSP) environment. They provide drop connections to ... According to Telcordia GR-13, these closures may house such components as copper terminal blocks, coaxial taps, or passive ...
*  Philodendron
The plant then grows as an epiphyte. Once it has reached a sufficient size and age, it will begin producing aerial roots that ... making them a highly noticeable component of the ecosystems in which they are found. They are found in great numbers in road ... Aerial roots serve two primary purposes. They allow the philodendron to attach itself to a tree or other plant, and they allow ... The aerial roots occur in many shapes and sizes and originate from most of the plant's nodes or occasionally from an internode ...
*  Mirabilis jalapa
Also, when red-flowered plants are crossed with white-flowered plants, pink-flowered offspring, not red, are produced. This is ... A fatty acid (8-hydroxyoctadeca-cis-11,14-dienoic acid) is found as a minor component in the seed oil. Analysis of the ... methanolic extract of the aerial parts yields β-sitosterol, stigmasterol, ursolic acid, oleanolic acid and brassicasterol. ... The plant does best in full sun. It grows to approximately 0.9 m in height. The single-seeded fruits are spherical, wrinkled ...
*  Precision agriculture
... planting is a type of farming system that delivers data-driven planting advice that can determine variable planting rates to ... The field is delineated on a basemap derived from aerial or satellite imagery. The base images must have the right level of ... The interest in the phytogeomorphological approach stems from the fact that the geomorphology component typically dictates the ... Parallels and Specific Demands for Precision Agriculture and Plant Phenotyping". Plant Disease. 100 (2): 241-251. doi:10.1094/ ...
*  Land imprinter
... and where there is either no existing plant cover-or light to moderate brush cover-before planting. Haferkamp and colleagues ... Imprinting has been found to be superior to drilling at research sites in Utah, and superior to chaining after aerial ... as they are less destructive to soil components than disking. The land imprinter creates microdepressions in the soil that ... Plants and their root systems increase the quantity and size of macropores in soil, allowing rainwater to infiltrate. When ...
*  Edwin R. Fellows
Fellows Gear Shaper Company machines were in defense contractor plants manufacturing geared components, including: Airplane ... 24 Hydro-Gear Lapper). Fine-pitch gears for aircraft instruments, aerial cameras, bomb fuses, etc. (Straight-Line Gear ... By the conclusion of World War II, Fellows Gear Shaper Company machines were in defense contractor plants, manufacturing geared ... During World War II the Fellows Gear Shaper Company plant was enlarged to a peak work force of 3,300, including 400 women. The ...
*  Gödöllő
The main components of the ASEM process are the three pillars: Political Pillar; Economical Pillar; Social, Cultural and ... It is the grain for the plant and the beginning for biology as well.' Theoretically grain and soil and woman go together..." ... Gödöllő travel guide from Wikivoyage Official website in Hungarian and English Gödöllő Airport's Website Aerial photographs of ... The British pharmaceutical company GlaxoSmithKline has been operating its vaccine plant in the town since 2006. The American ...
*  Glossary of biology
xylem The plant tissue responsible for the conduction of water from roots to aerial parts of the plant. It forms the woody part ... botany The study of plants. Bowman's capsule A cup-like sac at the beginning of the tubular component of a nephron in the ... Biomass can be used as a source of energy and it most often refers to plants or plant-based materials which are not used for ... embryo sac The female gametophyte of a seed plant, within which the embryo develops. ... (in flowering plants) a large cell of ...
*  United States Army Prime Power School
Additionally, in depth instruction is provided on a wide variety of mechanical systems components. The first phase is 16 weeks ... In this annex students learn aerial line material, line equipment tools and how to perform an infrared survey. Soldier students ... Students learn how to operate and maintain the Army's Multi-Unit 4.5 Megawatt electrical power plants, 3 Megawatt electrical ... The second phase of training, focusing on "hands-on" instruction, power plant technologies, operation and maintenance of power ...
*  SRF Airspace monitoring and management system
... and the plants on 4 height locations (mountain peaks) were formed for the first radar aerial surveillance system of Switzerland ... The system was ordered on 31 January 1952, in a larger number of radar systems, radar components from which were compiled by ... is problematic and could only be improved by improve the electronic components. As such, the SFR system was only in use for ...
*  Root-knot nematode
... nematode damage sometimes leads to increased aerial growth as the plants try to compensate. This possibly enables the plant to ... though it is possible the component stages of the life cycle, e.g. egg development, host root invasion or growth, have slightly ... Females can continue egg laying after harvest of aerial parts of the plant and the survival stage between crops is generally ... Infection of young plants may be lethal, while infection of mature plants causes decreased yield. Root-knot nematodes ( ...
*  Optical time-domain reflectometer
The test components scan the fiber to locate problems. If a problem is found, its location is noted and the appropriate ... The two types of instruments cover the spectrum of approaches to fiber optic plant taken by communication providers. Hand-held ... aerial platform, open trench, or splicing vehicle. In the late 1990s, OTDR industry representatives and the OTDR user community ... A central computer is used to control the operation of OTDR-like test components located at key points in the fiber network. ...
*  Hedyotis
... have been isolated from the ariel parts of the medicinal plant Hedyotis biflora. H. biflora is a small annual herb ... investigation of Hedyotis species was first published in 1933 upon examining the active components of the medicinal plant H. ... Both hedyotide B1 and B2 belong to the cyclotide superfamily which was known to be an important part of plant innate defense. ... Many species of this genus such as Hedyotis biflora, H. corymbosa and H. diffusa are well known medicinal plants. The hedyotis ...
*  Roanoke Region
Brake friction components Virginia Forge - Wheel hubs for auto industry Volvo North America - Heavy truck assembly plant ... Aerial devices for utility and telecommunications trucks Advance Auto - international headquarters Cardinal Rubber & Seal - ... turf/plant health OcuCure Therapeutics - Ophthalmic eye drops to treat age-related macular degeneration Pixel Optics - ... Components for rail, trucks, and buses MeadWestvaco - High performance friction papers for automatic transmissions Metalsa ...
*  Alexander Aircraft Company
That trip involved so many forced landings and other aerial adventures that he ended it almost an overnight veteran. Justin ... It produced World War II Douglas Aircraft Company components, US Air Force ejection seats, and Space Shuttle crew seats. The ... Sketch of Alexander Aircraft Company manufacturing plant buildings Colorado Aviation Historical Society Alexander Eaglerock in ... aerial photography, crop dusting, and air racing. For a brief period from 1928 to 1929, Alexander was the largest aircraft ...
*  Barn swallow
... walls and plants. In the breeding areas, large flies make up around 70% of the diet, with aphids also a significant component. ... The barn swallow is similar in its habits to other aerial insectivores, including other swallow species and the unrelated ... ISBN 978-1-4081-2821-3. Waugh, David R. (1978). Predation strategies in aerial feeding birds (PhD). University of Stirling. ... which regulates international trade in specimens of wild animals and plants. This is a species that has greatly benefited ...
*  Hubert Leitgeb (botanist)
... he was interested in a plants' inner workings and the interaction between its different components. His wide-ranging research ... 24, 2 Abth.) - The aerial roots of orchids. Untersuchungen ueber die Lebermoose, 1874-1881 (six books) - Investigations of ... Known for his work in the fields of plant anatomy and morphology, ... included studies on the embryology and developmental biology of ferns, and investigations involving the physiology of a plants ...
*  White and Poppe
Required plant and machinery of a combined weight of more than 2000 tons was moved unpacked from Coventry to Guildford by road ... Many early motor vehicle manufacturers making only a small number of vehicles bought in their major components and White and ... Ariel motorcycles Premier Motorcycles Dennis Alexander Dennis Dennis Specialist Vehicles J and E Hall of Dartford Automobile ... This unpacked move of plant was reported as widely as possible because Dennis Brothers wanted it to be "a testimonial to the ...
*  Bentley Crewe
Crewe, with its excellent road and rail links, as well as being located in the northwest away from the aerial bombing starting ... Today's version shares no components with the original version used in the S1, but shares its lineage and is according to ... In 2000, BMW's new Rolls-Royce Motor Cars division announced that they would build a manufacturing plant on the historic ... 500M in the two years after its takeover of the Crewe plant. It also revived development on the Rolls-Royce V8 which it owned ...