lanugo

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the fine downy hair covering a human fetus

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A novel invertase from a thermophilic fungus Thermomyces lanuginous: it requirement of oil and protein for activation.
Leaves alternate, reduced, early caducous; sessile; blades linear-oblong to linear-ovate, pinnately or three- to five-veined, margin entire, subglabrous to lanuginous on both surfaces.
Leaves alternate; sessile to subsessile; blades lanceolate to obovate, pinnately veined, margin denticulate to spinose, lanuginous to glabrous above, lanose beneath.