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basipetal

 [bah-sip´ĕ-t'l]
descending toward the base; developing in the direction of the base.

ba·sip·e·tal

(bā-sip'ĕ-tăl),
1. In a direction toward the base.
2. Pertaining to asexual conidial production in fungi, in which successive budding of the basal conidium forms in an unbranched chain with the youngest at the base.
[basi- + L. peto, to seek]

basipetal

/ba·sip·e·tal/ (bah-sip´ĕ-t'l) descending toward the base; developing in the direction of the base, as a spore.

basipetal

Anatomy
adjective Directionally, from an apex to a base.
 
Mycology
adjective Referring to the orientation in a chain of conidia, where the oldest are located at the apex, the youngest at the base.

ba·sip·e·tal

(bā'sip-ĕ-tăl)
1. In a direction toward the base.
2. Pertaining to asexual conidial production in fungi, in which successive budding of the basal conidium forms an unbranched chain with the youngest at the base.
[basi- + L. peto, to seek]

basipetal

  1. (of a stem) producing structures one after the other from the apex down to the base, so that the oldest are at the apex.
  2. (of substances, e.g. AUXINS) movement away from the apex to lower parts of the plant.

ba·sip·e·tal

(bā'sip-ĕ-tăl)
In a direction toward the base.
[basi- + L. peto, to seek]

basipetal

descending toward the base; developing in the direction of the base.
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