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Meaning of "etiolated" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF ETIOLATED

etiolated  [ˈiːtɪəleɪtɪd] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF ETIOLATED

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Etiolated is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES ETIOLATED MEAN IN ENGLISH?

etiolated

Etiolation

Etiolation /iːtɪəˈleɪʃən/ is a process in flowering plants grown in partial or complete absence of light. It is characterized by long, weak stems; smaller, sparser leaves due to longer internodes; and a pale yellow color.

Definition of etiolated in the English dictionary

The first definition of etiolated in the dictionary is whitened through lack of sunlight. Other definition of etiolated is weakened; no longer at full strength. Etiolated is also having a pale or sickly appearance.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH ETIOLATED


afflated
əfˈleɪtɪd
articulated
ɑːˈtɪkjʊˌleɪtɪd
belated
bɪˈleɪtɪd
calculated
ˈkælkjʊˌleɪtɪd
elated
ɪˈleɪtɪd
gold-plated
ˌɡəʊldˈpleɪtɪd
inflated
ɪnˈfleɪtɪd
insulated
ˈɪnsjʊˌleɪtɪd
interrelated
ˌɪntərɪˈleɪtɪd
isolated
ˈaɪsəleɪtɪd
lamellated
ˈlæməleɪtɪd
lated
ˈleɪtɪd
nickel-plated
ˈnɪkəlˈpleɪtɪd
plated
ˈpleɪtɪd
populated
ˈpɒpjʊˌleɪtɪd
related
rɪˈleɪtɪd
silver-plated
ˌsɪlvəˈpleɪtɪd
simulated
ˈsɪmjʊˌleɪtɪd
unregulated
ʌnˈrɛɡjʊˌleɪtɪd
unrelated
ˌʌnrɪˈleɪtɪd

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE ETIOLATED

ethylene
ethylene glycol
ethylene group
ethylene radical
ethylene series
ethylenic
ethylic
ethyne
ethynyl
etic
etiolate
etiolation
etiolin
etiologic
etiological
etiologically
etiologies
etiologist
etiology
etiquette

WORDS THAT END LIKE ETIOLATED

AIDS-related
castellated
chromium-plated
dedicated
depopulated
electroplated
HIV-related
overpopulated
pixelated
pixellated
pixilated
smoking-related
steel-plated
stress-related
tessellated
uncirculated
uncorrelated
unmodulated
unpopulated
unstimulated
untranslated

Synonyms and antonyms of etiolated in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «ETIOLATED»

The following words have a similar or identical meaning as «etiolated» and belong to the same grammatical category.
synonyms of etiolated

Translation of «etiolated» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF ETIOLATED

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

Translator English - Chinese

黄化
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

etiolated
570 millions of speakers

English

etiolated
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

etiolated
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

etiolated
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

этиолированных
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

estiolada
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

পাণ্ডুর
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

étiolée
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Etiolated
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

etiolierter
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

青白い
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

etiolated
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Etiolated
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

etiolated
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

etiolated
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

ओटिलेटेड
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

solmuş
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

etiolated
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

etiolated
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

етіолірованних
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

etiolare
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

etiolated
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

etiolated
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

etiolerad
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

etiolated
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of etiolated

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «ETIOLATED»

The term «etiolated» is normally little used and occupies the 109.146 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «ETIOLATED» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «etiolated» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «etiolated» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about etiolated

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «ETIOLATED»

Discover the use of etiolated in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to etiolated and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Biology of Adventitious Root Formation
The average treatment response over four years of studies demonstrated that there was a seven-fold increase in rooting percentage for auxin treated cuttings that were etiolated initially, but acclimated in light for two weeks (78%), as compared ...
Tim D. Davis, Bruce E. Haissig, 1994
2
The Avocado: Botany, Production and Uses
The portion of the shoot developing unoler soil will be etiolated and roots will eventually grow from the base of the etiolated shoots. As the shoots harden off, they can be separated from the mother plant and potted as a cloned rootstock that ...
Bruce A. Schaffer, B. Nigel Wolstenholme, Antony William Whiley, 2013
3
New Root Formation in Plants and Cuttings
Root formation in cuttings from etiolated or light grown mung bean stock plants treated with IAA for 20 h (from (21]). E = etiolated. L = light grown. light quality [20] although this type of experiment often also involves quantity. Etiolated stems ...
Michael B. Jackson, 1986
4
Biotechnological Approaches for Sustainable Development
stressed seedlings had a higher level of gsa expression than that of etiolated control seedlings. In chill- and heat- stressed seedlings, its expression was slightly affected (Fig 2). In etiolated cucumber seedlings gsa expression increased in ...
M. Sudhakara Reddy, Sunil Khanna, 2004
5
Photomorphogenesis in Plants
A rate of escape from photoreversibility significantly slower (e.g. 5 h for 50% loss of photoreversibility for light action on elongation of etiolated oat coleoptiles) than the rate of loss of /Pfr suggests that sPfr may play a significant role in the ...
Richard E. Kendrick, G. H. M. Kronenberg, 1994
6
Recent Advances in Plant Biotechnology and Its Applications: ...
Five-d-old etiolated wheat seedlings grown at 25°C were transferred to cool white fluorescent light (50 μmoles m-2 s-1) at 25°C (control), 7°C (chill-stressed) and 42°C (heat-stressed) for 24 h as described in material and methods and their Chl ...
‎2008
7
Photosynthesis V1: Energy Conversion by Plants and Bacteria
It becomes a minor component of the Pchl pool in etiolated tissues during the lag phase of greening. The Pchlide pool of etiolated tissues has been shown to consist mainly of DV Pchlide (E443F625) and of MV Pchlide (E437F625) ( Bélanger ...
Unknown Govindjee, 1982
8
Meristems, Growth, and Development in Woody Plants: An ...
Motion. of. its. ptiysiologicalMplioloftal. relation. to. io. ftm. (Williams 1956). Certainly there is something stemlike about some petioles and midribs. According to MacDougal (1903) some etiolated woody seedlings actually expand more ...
John Albert Romberger, 1963
9
Applications of Chlorophyll Fluorescene: In Photosynthesis ...
MATERIALS AND METHODS Radish seedlings (Raphanus sativus L.) were grown for 6 days in the dark (etiolated leaves) or under continuous white light ( green leaves) on tap water. Maize seedlings (Zea mays L.) were grown on peat.
H.K. Lichtenthaler, 1988
10
Plants and UV-B: Responses to Environmental Change
Does etiolated leaf tissue contain DNA photorepair enzymes in an active form? Thymine dimers and (6-4) photoproducts appear to be substrates for one or more photolyase type enzymes in plants. The activity responsible (probably a ...
Peter Lumsden, 1997

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «ETIOLATED»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term etiolated is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Haider Ackermann
Snortingly masculine of shoulder, Hedi-enragingly etiolated of leg, Astaire-ishly trim of waist, Cuban of heel, and damned sexy altogether: You ... «Style.com, Jun 15»
2
The Parrots by Alexandra Shulman, review
“With their etiolated physiques and combined androgyny,” the pair have stepped from the pages of a fashion magazine. Like the exotic birds of ... «Telegraph.co.uk, Jun 15»
3
New band of the week: Alina Baraz & Galimatias (No 58)
She has the voice of an angel who communicates via the medium of the exquisite, etiolated sigh; he ensures the crisp, clipped sonics are ... «The Guardian, Jun 15»
4
True Detective's Second Season Has One Foot in Poe's House of …
His landscape is that of the fin de siècle decadents, those etiolated high priests of the morbid manner Wilde, Baudelaire, and Beardsley, with ... «Vogue.com, Jun 15»
5
Jurassic World and The Look of Silence
She is an unrelaxed, unmaternal, etiolated superbitch, just like indominus. Poor, uptight Claire, doomed to a fate worse than dino death: to be ... «The Sunday Times, Jun 15»
6
Austerity: The Real Winner of the UK Elections
This election felt more etiolated than usual, a matter of misleading opinion polls, hasty and unconvincing postmortems, and no serious ... «In These Times, Jun 15»
7
FFS: FFS review – Franz Ferdinand and Sparks take ridiculously …
Things I Won't Get is alternately wistful and funny, its murky, etiolated funk topped off with words that play on the double meaning of the title: ... «The Guardian, Jun 15»
8
Editor's Letter: July Vogue
Twenty-two years and four children later, she retains the same etiolated frame and tomboy haircut, along with a unique personal style ("The ... «Vogue.co.uk, Jun 15»
9
'Shirin Neshat: Facing History' Review
... in unearthly light offer us a deeper insight into our identity etiolated by time and space than any scripted drama or, for that matter, any portrait. «Wall Street Journal, May 15»
10
The 10 Best TS Eliot Poems
An etiolated and corrupted version of the Lord's Prayer leads to what's probably the best known line in all twentieth-century poetry, grafted on to ... «Publishers Weekly, May 15»

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