tuber meaning

Pronunciation:   "tuber" in a sentence
Noun: tuber  t(y)oobu(r)
  1. A fleshy underground stem or root serving for reproductive and food storage
Noun: Tuber
  1. Type genus of the Tuberaceae: fungi whose fruiting bodies are typically truffles
    - genus Tuber

Derived forms: tubers

See also: semi-tuberous, tuberous

Type of: fungus genus, stalk, stem

Part of: family Tuberaceae, Tuberaceae

Encyclopedia: Tuber


[Medicine]
n : an anatomical prominence : TUBEROSITY

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  1. this is bulbing, tuber formation, elongation.
  2. the buds grow into new plants which produce new tubers.
  3. in tubers from such potatoes stem mottle symptoms are rarely observed.
  4. toast-plain tartufi neri-tuber summer black truffle
  5. quality evaluation of processed drugs of corydalis tuber

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