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Meaning of "geophytic" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF GEOPHYTIC

geophytic  [ˌdʒiːəʊˈfɪtɪk] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF GEOPHYTIC

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

WHAT DOES GEOPHYTIC MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of geophytic in the English dictionary

The definition of geophytic in the dictionary is of or relating to geophytes.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH GEOPHYTIC


dermatophytic
ˌdɜːmətəʊˈfɪtɪk
ectophytic
ˌektəʊˈfɪtɪk
endophitic
ˌɛndəʊˈfɪtɪk
endophytic
ˌɛndəʊˈfɪtɪk
entophytic
ˌentəʊˈfɪtɪk
epiphytic
ˌɛpɪˈfɪtɪk
gametophytic
ˌɡæmɪtəʊˈfɪtɪk
glycophytic
ˌɡlaɪkəʊˈfɪtɪk
graphitic
ɡrəˈfɪtɪk
hydrophytic
ˌhaɪdrəʊˈfɪtɪk
macrophytic
ˌmækrəʊˈfɪtɪk
mesophytic
ˌmesəʊˈfɪtɪk
microphytic
ˌmaɪkrəʊˈfɪtɪk
neophytic
ˌniːəʊˈfɪtɪk
ophitic
əʊˈfɪtɪk
protophytic
ˌprəʊtəʊˈfɪtɪk
psammophytic
ˌsæməʊˈfɪtɪk
pteridophytic
ˌtɛrɪdəʊˈfɪtɪk
saprophytic
ˌsæprəʊˈfɪtɪk
spermatophytic
ˌspɜːmətəʊˈfɪtɪk

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE GEOPHYTIC

geophagia
geophagism
geophagist
geophagous
geophagy
geophilic
geophilous
geophone
geophysical
geophysically
geophysicist
geophysics
geophyte
geopolitical
geopolitically
geopolitician
geopolitics
geoponic
geoponical
geoponics

WORDS THAT END LIKE GEOPHYTIC

autophytic
bryophytic
cormophytic
halophytic
holophytic
hygrophytic
lithophytic
myelocytic
oophytic
osteophytic
periphytic
phreatophytic
schizophytic
spermaphytic
spermophytic
sporophytic
symphytic
thallophytic
trachytic
tropophytic
zoophytic

Synonyms and antonyms of geophytic in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «geophytic» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF GEOPHYTIC

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The translations of geophytic from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «geophytic» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

geophytic
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

geophytic
570 millions of speakers

English

geophytic
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

geophytic
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

geophytic
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

geophytic
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

geophytic
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

geophytic
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

géophyte
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Geofitik
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Geophyten
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

geophytic
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

geophytic
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Geofitika
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

geophytic
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

geophytic
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

जिओफाईटिक
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

geophytic
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

geofite
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

geophytic
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

geophytic
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

geophytic
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

geophytic
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

Geofietiese
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

geophytic
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

geophytic
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of geophytic

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «GEOPHYTIC»

The term «geophytic» is used very little and occupies the 191.942 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «GEOPHYTIC» OVER TIME

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

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «GEOPHYTIC»

Discover the use of geophytic in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to geophytic and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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The Biodiversity of African Plants
Bauhinia petersiana Bolle occurs as a non-succulent woody shrub on the eastern edge of the Kalahari. Elsewhere in southern Africa species of Bauhinia reach tree size. Another example of the geophytic trend in the Leguminosae is the genus ...
L.J.G. Van der Maesen, X.M. van der Burgt, J.M. van Medenbach de Rooy, 1996
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Ornamental Geophytes: From Basic Science to Sustainable ...
Several. tribes.are.universally.or.primarily.characterized.by.geophytic.habit,.for. example,.the.neotropical. and.mostly.tuberous.Spathicarpeae.(Gonçalves.et al.. 2007);.the.cormous,.broadly.distributed.Old. World.Areae.(Cusimano.et al..2010)  ...
Rina Kamenetsky, Hiroshi Okubo, 2012
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Illustrated Handbook of Succulent Plants: Dicotyledons
[1] Geophytic herbs: R unknown: stems to 12 cm, ± 7 mm 0; L lanceolate, to 6 x 1 cm, glabrous, margin crisped; cymes 1- to 2-forked; peduncles to 1 cm; Bra almost free, acute, 5 x 2.5 mm; Cy 4 x 3.5 mm; NG1 rim ± 1 mm; Ov obtusely lobed; ...
Urs Eggli, 2002
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The Cactus Primer
Peniocereus rosei, a geophytic cactus species from Mexico, with a greatly enlarged root and slender stems. Cereeae. The Cereeae are a group of highly specialized columnar cacti, which have evolved mainly in eastern South America,  ...
Arthur C. Gibson, 1990
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Plant Diversity and Complexity Patterns: Local, Regional and ...
Thus far, the molecular clock estimates suggest relatively recent (late Miocene) radiation for the shrubby, ant-dispersed genus Phylica (Rhamnaceae) ( Richardson et al. 2001), the geophytic sect. Hoarea of Pelargonium ( Geraniaceae) in the ...
Ib Friis, Henrik Balslev, Kongelige Danske videnskabernes selskab, 2005
6
Encyclopedia of Pest Management
These propagation techniques may allow transmission, buildup, and dissemination of pathogens especially in geophytic plants (those grown from bulbs, conns, rhizomes, tubers, etc.) by creation of infection sites through mechanical injury.
David Pimentel, Ph.D., 2002
7
Flowering Plants · Dicotyledons: Magnoliid, Hamamelid and ...
Low-growing, almost geophytic cacti: rootstock napi- form or carrot-like: stems depressed-globose, usually clustering, weakly tuberculate-ribbed, spineless. Flowers arising in the densely woolly stem apex, campanulate. self-fertile: pericarpel ...
Klaus Kubitzki, Jens G. Rohwer, Volker Bittrich, 1993
8
Woodland Period People and Plant Interactions: New Insights ...
Geophytes - tubers, corms, bulbs, rhizomes and roots Early historic accounts of Native life repeatedly describe the Indigenous population of the Middle Atlantic region as utilizing a wide range of geophytic taxa within their subsistence ...
Timothy C. Messner, 2008
9
Anatomy of the Monocotyledons Volume X: Orchidaceae
Subtribe rhizanthellinae r.S.rogers Glabrous, mostly subterranean, holomycotrophic, geophytic herbs. Rhizomes perennial, thickened, branching laterally, with or without tubers. Roots absent. Leaves reduced to colourless fleshy scale leaves.
William Louis Stern, Mary Gregory, David F. Cutler, 2014
10
Water Plants
156), 241, 242 (Fig. 157); distribution, 304, 305; effect of drying on seeds, 243; fruit ripening in water, 239; geophytic habit, 41 (Figs. 22 and 23), 217, 323; germination, 248; land form, 195; mucilage, 271; rhizome, 39, 41 (Figs. 22, 23), 217, 323 ...

NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «GEOPHYTIC»

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LETTER: Smell the roses, bikers
Indigenous grasses grow in tufts and are destroyed by pounding wheels, as are geophytic flowers. The steep slopes and thin acidic soils of ... «BDlive, Jul 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Geophytic [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/geophytic>. Jul 2019 ».
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