plant growth regulator

An organic compound, either natural or synthetic, and other than a nutrient, that modifies or controls one or more specific physiological processes within a plant.

Glossary of Biotechnology for Food and Agriculture . 2015.

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  • plant growth regulator — augalų augimo reguliatorius statusas Aprobuotas sritis augalininkystė apibrėžtis Išskirta iš augalų arba augalų hormonų pagrindu susintetinta medžiaga, veikianti augalų augimą. nuoroda http://www3.lrs.lt/pls/inter3/dokpaieska.showdoc l?p… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • plant growth regulator — augalų augimo reguliatorius statusas T sritis augalininkystė apibrėžtis Biologiškai aktyvi medžiaga, kuri greitina ar lėtina augalų augimą. atitikmenys: angl. plant growth regulator rus. регулятор роста растений …   Žemės ūkio augalų selekcijos ir sėklininkystės terminų žodynas

  • plant growth substance — noun : a growth regulator for plants …   Useful english dictionary

  • growth regulator — noun (botany) a plant product that acts like a hormone • Syn: ↑phytohormone, ↑plant hormone • Topics: ↑botany, ↑phytology • Hypernyms: ↑plant product …   Useful english dictionary

  • growth regulator — noun Date: 1936 any of various synthetic or naturally occurring plant substances (as an auxin or gibberellin) that regulate growth …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • plant hormone — See: plant growth regulator …   Glossary of Biotechnology

  • plant hormone — noun (botany) a plant product that acts like a hormone • Syn: ↑phytohormone, ↑growth regulator • Topics: ↑botany, ↑phytology • Hypernyms: ↑plant product …   Useful english dictionary

  • growth substance — noun see growth regulator * * * growth substance noun One of a number of substances (sometimes called plant hormones) formed in plants or synthetically, that at low concentrations have specific effects on plant growth or development • • • Main… …   Useful english dictionary

  • plant product — noun a product made from plant material • Hypernyms: ↑plant material, ↑plant substance • Hyponyms: ↑coca, ↑tobacco, ↑baccy, ↑ethyl alcohol, ↑ethanol, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • regulator — [[t]re̱gjʊleɪtə(r)[/t]] ♦♦♦ regulators 1) N COUNT A regulator is a person or organization appointed by a government to regulate an area of activity such as banking or industry. Congress is being asked to investigate why it took so long for… …   English dictionary

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