ANTITRANSPIRANT

Etymology

Adjective

antitranspirant (not comparable)

(botany, horticulture) Reducing transpiration in plants.

Noun

antitranspirant (plural antitranspirants)

(botany, horticulture) A substance applied to plant leaves to reduce transpiration.

Source: Wiktionary



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28 June 2022

ANISOGAMY

(noun) (biology) reproduction by the union or fusion of two differing gametes (especially differing in size)


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According to Guinness World Records, the largest coffee press is 230 cm (7 ft 6 in) in height and 72 cm (2 ft 4 in) in diameter and was created by Salzillo Tea and Coffee (Spain) in Murcia, Spain, in February 2007. The cafetière consists of a stainless steel container, a filtering piston, and a superior lid.

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