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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A plant hormone that promotes root formation and bud growth.

Usage examples (37)
  • Leyser and her lab study the role of plant hormones, such as auxin, in plant growth.
  • The auxin solution is prepared as recommended by G.H. Poesch in the
  • Mist spray, constant heat of 28C, and auxin mixtures of IBA and NAA appear essential to good rooting (Zeijlemaker, 1976).
  • Most auxin responses take place on a timescale of minutes. for more
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