awn

(redirected from awnless)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Encyclopedia.

awn

see ARISTA (2).
Collins Dictionary of Biology, 3rd ed. © W. G. Hale, V. A. Saunders, J. P. Margham 2005
References in periodicals archive ?
Lindsay A Brown, 28, of Ambleside Avenue, pounds 170; Natasha L Wanless, 19, of Awnless Court, pounds 170
Mr Michael Graham, prosecuting, said Calvert had been drinking heavily before the incident at the victims' home in Awnless Court, South Shields, just a hundred yards away from his own home.
The javanica varieties of rice are tropical and native to Indonesia, and there are awned (bulu) and awnless (gundil) varieties.
Germplasm was also characterized for presence of awn, within germplasm 5 accessions were awnless,68 percent of the accessions had dense awn, while remaining had low density of awn.
Pedicellate spikelets attached to the racemes, slightly longer than the sessile one, male, lanceolate, awnless. Glume I 5-nerved, the median nerve well developed, acute.
Simsia calva (Gray & Engelm.) Gray, Awnless bush sunflower (RR).
Gavin Calvert attacked Philip Steel and Diane Linsley on July 11 last year after he burst into the home in Awnless Court, South Shields, at 5.30am.
Bromus inermis = 0, awnless or with a short, almost terminal awn (i.e., with a minute flange of tissue between the apex and awn; pers.
Seed of Purendo-38, an awnless, spring type blue-aleuroned wheat was obtained from the Crop Development Center, Saskatoon, SK.
At 5.30am yesterday police were called to Awnless Court where a 28-year-old man and a 37-year-old woman had been stabbed.