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Synonyms for seed

Synonyms for seed

a fertilized plant ovule capable of germinating

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a propagative part of a plant

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a source of further growth and development

a group consisting of those descended directly from the same parents or ancestors

one's ancestors or their character or one's ancestral derivation

the male fluid of fertilization

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to put (seeds) into the ground for growth

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a mature fertilized plant ovule consisting of an embryo and its food source and having a protective coat or testa

one of the outstanding players in a tournament

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anything that provides inspiration for later work

the thick white fluid containing spermatozoa that is ejaculated by the male genital tract

go to seed

help (an enterprise) in its early stages of development by providing seed money

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bear seeds

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place (seeds) in or on the ground for future growth

distribute (players or teams) so that outstanding teams or players will not meet in the early rounds

sprinkle with silver iodide particles to disperse and cause rain

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inoculate with microorganisms

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remove the seeds from

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Analysis of the other 27 ancient grape seeds didn't reveal any direct matches to modern, commercial wine grapes, but some Roman-era seeds showed a striking resemblance to grapes that have been genetically linked to Pinot Noir and Syrah.
Grape seed extract acting on astrocytes reveals neuronal protection against oxidative stress via interleukin-6-mediated mechanisms.
Now it appears that combining grape seed oil and extracts can form stable nanoemulsions for delivering resveratrol, and protect the ingredient for functional uses.
Traditionally, most of the pomace goes to landfills as waste, but some wineries use the muscadine grape seeds for oil.
Grape seed group presented a percentage of C17:0 significantly lower than the control group (P < 0.05), but neither of them was significantly different from the grape pomace group.
The combined effect of grape seed extract and resveratrol may offer clues as to why cultures with a plant-based diet tend to have lower colon cancer rates.
Using a leading-edge technology, Yokoyama's team is determining whether adding Chardonnay grape seed flour to rations fed to laboratory mice changes the kinds and amounts of bacteria dwelling in the animals' gut.
Since the majority of studies using grape seed extract have been done in animals, more clinical intervention trials are needed to determine the impact of grape seed extract on human health.
So don't be surprised if someday soon you see a toothpaste or mouthwash containing red wine or grape seed extract.
Of that pomace, half is water and half consists of grape seeds, grape skins and bits of stem.
Ker Yeaw Cheah and colleagues divided 64 rats into groups that received one of three doses of grape seed extract or water for a period of eight days.
In 2006, Polyphenolics introduced its MegaNatural[R]-BP, a unique grape seed extract which was researched for human clinicals at the University of California, Davis, Dept.
* Zinfandel grape seed oil (itis vinifera) is said to be an all-natural and rich source of vital nutrients.
A new study has found that grape seed extract helps in bowel cancer treatment when given along with chemotherapy.
Q What are the risks and benefits of taking grape seed extract?