adventively


adventively

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Universalium. 2010.

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  • adventively — ad·ven·tive·ly …   English syllables

  • adventively — adverb see adventive I …   Useful english dictionary

  • adventive — adventively, adv. /ad ven tiv/, Bot., Zool. adj. 1. not native and usually not yet well established, as exotic plants or animals. n. 2. an adventive plant or animal. [1595 1605, for an earlier sense; < L advent(us) advance, incursion (see ADVENT) …   Universalium

  • adventitious — adjective /ˌæd.vɛnˈtɪʃ.əs,ˌæd.vənˈtɪʃ.əs/ a) From an external source; not innate or inherent, foreign. The Velloziaceae have evolved a woody stem which is covered with a layer of adventitious roots mingled with the fibres of the old leaf sheaths; …   Wiktionary


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