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Meaning of "primordium" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF PRIMORDIUM

primordium  [praɪˈmɔːdɪəm] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF PRIMORDIUM

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preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Primordium is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES PRIMORDIUM MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Primordium

A primordium in embryology, is defined as an organ or tissue in its earliest recognizable stage of development. Cells of the primordium are called primordial cells. A primordium is the simplest set of cells capable of triggering growth of the would-to-be organ and the initial foundation from which an organ is able to grow. Although it is frequently used term in plant biology, the terminology is used in biology of all multicellular organisms...

Definition of primordium in the English dictionary

The definition of primordium in the dictionary is an organ or part in the earliest stage of development.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH PRIMORDIUM


anacardium
ˌænəˈkɑːdɪəm
cypripedium
ˌsɪprɪˈpiːdɪəm
diascordium
ˌdaɪəˈskɔːdɪəm
endocardium
ˌɛndəʊˈkɑːdɪəm
epicardium
ˌɛpɪˈkɑːdɪəm
epicedium
ˌɛpɪˈsiːdɪəm
exordium
ɛkˈsɔːdɪəm
intermedium
ˌɪntəˈmiːdɪəm
medium
ˈmiːdɪəm
myocardium
ˌmaɪəʊˈkɑːdɪəm
pericardium
ˌpɛrɪˈkɑːdɪəm
podium
ˈpəʊdɪəm
praeludium
prɪˈluːdɪəm
rutherfordium
ˌrʌðəˈfɔːdɪəm
sodium
ˈsəʊdɪəm
soredium
sɔːˈriːdɪəm
stadium
ˈsteɪdɪəm
tedium
ˈtiːdɪəm
tripudium
traɪˈpjuːdɪəm
uredium
jʊˈriːdɪəm

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE PRIMORDIUM

primo
Primo de Rivera
primogenial
primogenit
primogenital
primogenitary
primogenitive
primogenitor
primogenitrices
primogenitrix
primogeniture
primordia
primordial
primordialism
primordiality
primordially
primp
primrose
primrose path
primrose yellow

WORDS THAT END LIKE PRIMORDIUM

caladium
clostridium
compendium
contrast medium
cryptosporidium
culture medium
cymbidium
desmodium
disodium
erodium
indium
interstellar medium
iridium
monosodium
plasmodium
presidium
radium
rhodium
sports stadium
vanadium

Synonyms and antonyms of primordium in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translation of «primordium» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF PRIMORDIUM

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

Translator English - Chinese

原基
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

primordio
570 millions of speakers

English

primordium
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

उत्स
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

منشم
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

зачаток
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

primórdio
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

primordium
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

ébauche
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Primordium
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

primordium
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

原基
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

primordium
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Primordium
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

primordium
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

அதைச் சரியாகத் தெரிந்து கொள்ளும்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

प्राइमोरिडियम
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

primordium
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

primordio
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

zawiązek
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

зачаток
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

primordium
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

primordium
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

primordium
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

primordium
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

primordium
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of primordium

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «PRIMORDIUM»

The term «primordium» is regularly used and occupies the 97.662 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «PRIMORDIUM» OVER TIME

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

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «PRIMORDIUM»

Discover the use of primordium in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to primordium and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Halo: Primordium: Book Two of the Forerunner Trilogy
In the wake of the apparent self-destruction of the Forerunner empire, two humans – Chakas and Riser – are like flotsam washed up on very strange shores indeed.
Greg Bear, 2012
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Halo: Primordium: Book Two of the Forerunner Saga
You have asked me to tell you about that time. Since you are the last true Reclaimer, I must obey. Are you recording? Good. Because my memory is failing rapidly. I doubt I’ll be able to finish the story.
Greg Bear, 2012
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The Facial Nerve
St13, 4mm,28d FacbKOUStlC primordium \ Otocytt % 0.5mm Inqeminal ganglion \ \ Optic vesicle MandiDular n Figure l-l. Configuration of the facioacoustic primordium at the end of the fourth week of gestation (28 days). Proximally, the facial ...
Mark May, Barry M. Schaitkin, 2000
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Branching in Nature: Dynamics and Morphogenesis of Branching ...
Forming a Primordium, What Makes a Meristem Bulge? As we will see later, some axillary meristems are formed directly by the main SAM. This transformation of one meristematic dome into two meristematic units requires the formation of a ...
V. Fleury, J.-F. Gouyet, M. Leonetti, 2001
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Intercellular Signaling in Development and Disease: Cell ...
FIGURE 22.3 A feedback-loop between Fgf and Wnt/β-catenin signaling controls neurogenesis and migration. (a) Schematic drawing of signaling pathway interactions in the migrating primordium. (b) sdf1 is expressed along the midline of the ...
Edward A. Dennis, Ralph A. Bradshaw, 2011
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Handbook of Cell Signaling, 2/e
FIGURE 227.3 A feedback-loop between Fgf and Wnt/β-catenin signaling controls neurogenesis and migration. (a) Schematic drawing of signaling pathway interactions in the migrating primordium. (b) sdf1 is expressed along the midline of the ...
Ralph A. Bradshaw, Edward A. Dennis, 2009
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Patterns in Plant Development
of a distinct primordium has been designated the foliar buttress in many species of dicotyledons. The emergence of the leaf primordium is accomplished by the localization of growth activity at the summit of the foliar buttress (Fig. 7.1b). It is not ...
Taylor A. Steeves, Ian M. Sussex, 1989
8
Halo: Cryptum: Book One of the Forerunner Trilogy
Devoted fans of both the books and games will finally get to delve deep into the era of these enigmatic beings, and discover for themselves the epic story behind one of the great mysteries of the 'Halo' universe: the complete disappearance ...
Greg Bear, 2011
9
Multi-Label Dimensionality Reduction
... dorsal ectoderm primordium hindgut anlage mesectoderm primordium procephalic ectoderm anlage trunk mesoderm primordium P2 ventral ectoderm primordium P2 9–10 inclusive hindgut primordium mesectoderm primordium procephalic ...
Liang Sun, Shuiwang Ji, Jieping Ye, 2013
10
The Growth and Functioning of Leaves: Proceedings of a ...
The Cellular Basis of Leaf Growth Growth of the primordium The meristematic regions in the developing primordium have been described by Esau (1965), Cutter (1971) and Dale (1982) and are summarized in Fig. 6.4. In the newly initiated ...
John Egerton Dale, Frederick Leon Milthorpe, 1983

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «PRIMORDIUM»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term primordium is used in the context of the following news items.
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DEHP linked to adrenal hormone disruption
... cortex and sex organs share a common developmental origin in the adrenogenital primordium and are both sensitive to endocrine disruption. «Chemical Watch, May 15»
2
Pierce City Library rolls out new DVDs
... "Recipe for Disaster" by Stacey Ballis; "Together With You" by Bylin; and "Tortured Souls: the Legend of Primordium" by Clive Barker. «Monett Times, May 15»
3
The Ultimate 'Halo' Expanded Universe Buyer's Guide
Set hundreds of thousands of years before the events of the game, the novels Cryptum, Primordium and Silentium detail the rise - and fall - of ... «Tech Times, May 15»
4
Researchers have determined how carnivorous plants form their …
... Basic Biology, National Institutes of Natural Sciences, found that at the beginning of development the leaf primordium of a pitcher leaf is flat. «Asian Scientist Magazine, Mar 15»
5
Development of a carnivorous pitcher leaf
... National Institutes of National Sciences, and his colleagues found that at the beginning of leaf development the leaf primordium of a pitcher ... «Phys.Org, Mar 15»
6
Intelligent Design in the Complexity of the Human Body
This fertilized ovum, known as a zygote, is a large diploid cell that is the beginning, or primordium, of a human being." (Moore 2.) Here, Moore examines the ... «Student Pulse, Mar 15»
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Pay What You Want For New Humble Subterranean Press Book …
... The Merchant and the Alchemist's Gate, Tortured Souls: The Legend of Primordium, and Amityville Horrible. Customers who pay $15 or more ... «BioGamer Girl Magazine, Feb 15»
8
When Does Human Life Begin?
“This fertilized ovum, known as a zygote, is a large diploid cell that is the beginning, or primordium, of a human being.” This new being has 46 ... «PanAm Post, Jan 15»
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Evolution of genitals was crucial for vertebrates to transition from sea …
... developmental origin of external genitalia has shifted through evolution, and in some taxa limbs and genitals share a common primordium.". «Tech Times, Nov 14»
10
Cells Huddle to Foster In-Group Signaling, Team Behavior
... the process of tissue assembly controls signaling activity during organogenesis in vivo, using the migrating zebrafish lateral line primordium. «Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News, Oct 14»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Primordium [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/primordium>. Nov 2019 ».
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