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nodulation

 [nod″u-la´shun]
the formation of or presence of nodules.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

nod·u·la·tion

(nod'yū-lā'shŭn),
The formation or the presence of nodules.
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nod·u·la·tion

(nod'yū-lā'shŭn)
The formation or the presence of nodules.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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CCNWGX035, a stress tolerant isolate from Glycyrrizaglabra displaying a wide host range of nodulation. Pedosphere, 18: 102-112 (2008).
It must be noted, however, that nodulation did not correlate significantly with any soil or plant properties.
Mucus production by most rhizobia isolates is a fundamental characteristic that is associated with nodulation [41].
In addition to flavonoids and Nod factors, surface polysaccharides (lipopolysaccharides (LPS), capsular polysaccharides (KPS), exopolysaccharides (EPS) can play a significant role in the nodulation process [10].
Zinc influences nodulation, disease severity, leaf drop and herbage yield of alfalfa cultivars.
The root nodulation and fixation of atmospheric nitrogen by rhizobia was its only cause.
However where a legume has been used frequently and the soil is not hostile to rhizobia, the risk of nodulation failure resulting from drying sowing is much less.
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