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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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6A, 1A and 8B) as well as normal histological internal organs development including brain, nose, heart, lung, liver, gut, and tail buds (Figs.
As found in previous studies (1, 2), the strongest modulation of calcium levels was seen in the caudal half of the embryo centered around the region of the tail bud, with the brightest signals in the mesoderm, endoderm, and subjacent yolk syncytial layer.
These genes are initially expressed in the involuting mesoderm of the gastrula, then in the differentiating somites of the neurula, followed by the differentiating notochord and finally in the tail bud of the 10-somite stage embryo (15).
These abnormalities often led to death, which generally occurred before the tail bud stage (24 h).
These few tadpoles were growing tail buds before they were mature enough.