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Synonyms for bud

Synonyms for bud

a source of further growth and development

a young person between birth and puberty

a person whom one knows well, likes, and trusts

Words related to bud

a partially opened flower

a swelling on a plant stem consisting of overlapping immature leaves or petals

develop buds

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start to grow or develop

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A lifelong Red Bud resident, Lowry, 65, has been a member of the Red Bud Fire Department for 30 years -- nine of those years as chief.
The external structure of the larger of two warehouse buildings, which covers 232,500sq ft (21,600.[m.sup.2]), was finished in only nine months, and BUD cargo staff, builders and regional partners celebrated with a topping out ceremony.
MillerCoors, maker of Miller Lite and Coors Lite beers, has sued Anheuser-Busch InBev, maker of Bud Light, claiming that Bud Light's ads that debuted during this year's Super Bowl over corn syrup are false and misleading advertising.
Bud Light says it aims to elevate the beer category with this move toward more transparency.
Treatments consisted in the maintenance of different bud load levels on each cane: 10, 15 and 20 buds [cane.sup.-1], which represented, respectively, 120, 180 and 240 buds originating from canes per plant.
The routine reporting of tumor bud counts and scores is now advocated.
Caption: Clockwise from top left: Soft, pubescent leaves of black birch (Betula lenta) emerging from a bud; The soft, silvery hairs of newly bloomed catkins (flowers) of a willow (Satix sp.), often referred to as a "pussy willow," trap heat from the sun, which aids the development of reproductive structures; The small, vibrant female flower of a hazelnut (Corylus sp.); A flower bud opening on spicebush (Lindera benzoin), a woody shrub
Uncle Bud had spent his whole life in Michigan working for Ford.
He said a sampaguita shrub should also be pruned and defoliated at least once a year to initiate flowering and enhance bud production.
Four year-old Bud, right, an American Bulldog, had been out walking with his owner Emma Charlton, 22, from Wavertree, for just 10 minutes when began to struggle to breathe.
A critical assessment of your pruning job is best accomplished between bud break and bloom.
To provide insights into the mechanisms driving regional variation in grass population dynamics and productivity, the general objective of this study was to determine if and how vegetative reproduction and the bud bank characteristics and dynamics of a perennial grass, differed between contrasting habitats.
Grover "Bud" Wittig Jr., 84Alexander, ME/Bolton, MA - Grover "Bud" Wittig Jr., 84, passed away Tuesday, February 3, 2015.
We all love to look at the delicate snowflakes as they float down, so why not make your own cotton bud snowflake?