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flexuous

(of a stem) bending or wavy.
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Flexuous virus particles of DMV infects field bean as seen under Electron Microscope (Magnification of 10,000X)
Filaments are free living, solitary, free floating, straight, flexuous, wavy or irregularly coiled, with firm, thin, colorless sheaths and very rarely false branched.
Conidiophores macronematous, arising close to one another forming sporodochium and branched at the apex, branches straight or flexuous, hyaline, smooth.
Other peculiar teratologies include flexuous stems, extremely short internodes, dichotomous branching of shoots, cones that continue vegetative growth, and cones borne on the lateral branches of species that normally only have a cone at the apex of the central stem (Page, 1968; Schaffner 1924, 1933; Tschudy, 1939; Westwood, 1989).
sparse indument of flexuous, often twisted and/or floccose hairs); and c) pink, rarely white flowers (vs.
Before nearly twenty interested spectators Paris assesses the elfin-locked, flexuous, kitten-faced goddesses who seem to have strayed into the drawing from the pages of Andersen and Grimm rather than Ovid.
6 cm in diameter, straight to slightly flexuous, smooth, terete, densely white-lanate to glabrescent, greenish; primary bracts subspreading (basal ones) to distinctly reflexed (the upper ones), canaliculate, the basal ones subfoliaceous and resembling the upper scape bracts, 4 to 6 times longer than the fascicles, the upper ones reduced in size toward the inflorescence apex, slightly exceeding to 3 times longer than the fascicles, ovate-triangular, acuminate and ending in a long acicular, pungent spine, 2-4.
Type 3A:--Milky white/pale, having flexuous fibres in the mass of mucilage (Figure 3-3): Nepetoideae were present in both representatives of tribe Ocimeae: Hyptis (H.
BCMV consists of flexuous filaments approximately 15 x 750 nm containing a molecule of single-stranded, positive-sense RNA of approximately 10 kb.
Lewis of Belfast in belling, baggy, blown trousers and flexuous flopping jacket, his chins working like