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Meaning of "bud sport" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF BUD SPORT

bud sport play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF BUD SPORT

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Bud sport is a noun.
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WHAT DOES BUD SPORT MEAN IN ENGLISH?

bud sport

Sport (botany)

In botany, a sport or bud sport is a part of a plant that shows morphological differences from the rest of the plant. Sports may differ by foliage shape or color, flowers, or branch structure. Sports with desirable characteristics are often propagated vegetatively to form new cultivars that retain the characteristics of the new morphology. Such selections are often prone to "reversion", meaning that part or all of the plant reverts to its original form. An example of a bud sport is the nectarine, which developed from a bud sport from a peach. Other common fruits and/or cultivars resulting from a sport mutation are: ▪ Red Anjou Pear ▪ White currant...

Definition of bud sport in the English dictionary

The definition of bud sport in the dictionary is a shoot, inflorescence, etc, that differs from another such structure on a plant and is caused by a somatic mutation; the differences can be retained by vegetative propagation.

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE BUD SPORT

bud
bud scale
buda
Budapest
budded
budder
Buddh Gaya
buddha
Buddha Gaya
Buddhism
Buddhist
buddied
buddies
budding
buddle
buddleia
buddy
buddy film
buddy movie
buddy-buddy

WORDS THAT END LIKE BUD SPORT

active transport
airport
asport
blood sport
bulk transport
container transport
disport
electron transport
extreme sport
Gosport
means of transport
membrane transport
multisport
passport
public transport
rail transport
road transport
spectator sport
sport
team sport
transport

Synonyms and antonyms of bud sport in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translation of «bud sport» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF BUD SPORT

Find out the translation of bud sport to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of bud sport from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «bud sport» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

芽变
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

brote deporte
570 millions of speakers

English

bud sport
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

कली खेल
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

برعم الرياضة
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

бутон спорт
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

esporte bud
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

কুঁড়ি খেলা
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

bourgeon le sport
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Sukan putik
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Knospe Sport
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

枝変わり
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

꽃 봉오리 스포츠
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Bud sport
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

nụ thể thao
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

மொட்டு விளையாட்டு
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

कोंब खेळात
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Tomurcuğum spor
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

bud Sport
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

pączek sportu
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

бутон спорт
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

bud sport
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

οφθαλμός άθλημα
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

kiem sport
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

knopp sport
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

Bud sport
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of bud sport

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «BUD SPORT»

The term «bud sport» is used very little and occupies the 192.011 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «BUD SPORT» OVER TIME

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «BUD SPORT»

Discover the use of bud sport in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to bud sport and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Mutation Breeding: Theory and Practical Applications
William Sim of carnation into the Netherlands, more than 50 bud sport cultivars had been commercialized in that country. Van Tuyl of the Government Breeding Research Institute CPRO-DLO in Wageningen, on the other hand, estimated for ...
A. M. van Harten, 1998
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Genetics
Three of these ears were of the bud sport type, while of the other six 5 were classed as light mosaic and one as medium mosaic. The three ears classed as bud sports gave a total progeny of 188 ears, 10 of these being bud sports.
George Harrison Shull, Donald Forsha Jones, Leslie Clarence Dunn, 1917
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Concept S Dictionary Of Agricultural Sciences
Bud grafting see budding Bud mutation See bud sport. Bud rot Any plant disease or symptom involving bud decay. Bud scale A modified leaf or other organ enveloping and protecting a resting bud. Bud selection Choosing buds from suitable ...
I. C. Gupta, S. K. Gupta, 1992
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Breeding Tropical and Subtropical Fruits
Crop Original variety Mutant cultivar Nature of mutation Navel orange Bahia Washington Baianinha Navelina, Navelate Limb sport Limb sports Mandarin Owari Clausellina Bud sport Pongan Pongan 86-1 Bud sport Grapefruit Walters ( White ...
P.K. Ray, 2002
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The Journal of Heredity
Mr. A. D. Shamel has recently called attention to the bud-sport origin of a pink- fleshed strain of Marsh grapefruit in California.1 In this connection he refers to the origin of the well-known Foster variety (a pink-fleshed grapefruit) which originated ...
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Botanical Gazette
BRIEFER ARTICLES PURPLE BUD SPORT ON PALE FLOWERED LILAC ( SYRINGA PERSICA) (WITH oNE FIGURE) In the present state of our knowledge of bud sports, every well authenticated case is distinctly worthy of record. Fig.
John Merle Coulter, M.S. Coulter, Charles Reid Barnes, 1918
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Floriculture in India
A vigorous-growing, free-flowering bud sport of 'Golden Glow*. Bracts are Indian- yellow with green veins. The large cluster of flowers is borne terminally on the branches. It is the best cultivar amongst the yellows. (5) 'Louise Wathen'. A bud ...
Gurcharan Singh Randhawa, Amitabha Mukhopadhyay, 1986
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Plant Breeding Reviews
An example of a beneficial bud sport is 'Tardy-Nonpareil', which flowers approximately 10 days after standard 'Nonpareil' and so has greater frost/disease avoidance. For several reported almond bud sports, however, molecular analysis has ...
Jules Janick, 2013
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Dictionary of Plant Breeding, Second Edition
... remaining as a permanent marking after the leaves become separated; this effect is particularly marked in certain species of Agave but also in cabbages or even cereals bot bud mutation: >>> bud sport bud pollination: A procedure utilized in ...
Rolf H. J. Schlegel, 2009
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Genetic Engineering
A terminal (or apical) bud exists at the tip of a stem or branch, while axillary (or lateral) buds develop in the axils of leaves. bud scar a scar left on a shoot when the bud or bud scales drop. i bud sport a somatic mutation arising in a bud and ...
Corol Stephens, 2006

5 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «BUD SPORT»

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GARDENING NEWS: Sports in nature
Plants can also create new varieties by genetically changing in the growing part of the plant. This is called a bud sport and the plant is said to ... «The Star, Mar 15»
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Oldham History | Bray's Orchard
"One of our Alberta peach trees (an older variety of peach) developed a bud sport that developed into a new species of peach, the Brayberta. «The Courier-Journal, Oct 14»
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The little apple has a big story
The belle de boskoop is one of the most famous European apples, discovered in 1856 in Boskoop, Netherlands, as a bud sport (variant) of the ... «Good Food, Mar 14»
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How 'Golden Apples' -- Oranges, That Is -- Sold the Golden State
In the early 1870s, a fellow at the Department of Agriculture in Washington D.C. sent samples of a bud sport tree that was originally found in ... «KCET, Mar 14»
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Tree of the Week: The apple is among the oldest of fruit trees
Occasionally a tree will spontaneously create a new variety, called a bud sport, on a branch. A standard apple tree grows to a handsome, ... «Los Angeles Times, Dec 09»

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« EDUCALINGO. Bud sport [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/bud-sport>. Jan 2020 ».
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