ligule definition

  • noun:
    • A straplike construction, including the corolla of a ray rose or a membranous or hairy appendage between your sheaf and knife of a grass leaf.
    • A strap-shaped framework.
    • some of a leaf bought at the base of the petiole, when present.
    • in a lot of grasses (Poaceae) plus some sedges (Cyperaceae), the membranous appendage or band of hairs projecting through the inner side of a leaf at junction between the blade and sheath.
    • The slim and scarious projection from top end of sheath of a leaf of grass.
    • A strap-shaped corolla of plants of Composit√¶.
    • A band of white matter into the wall of 4th ventricle associated with brain.
    • In botany, one of several strap-shaped organs or parts.
    • (botany) any appendage to a plant that's formed like a strap

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