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leaf abscission
Subject Category
F Plant Science and Plant Products
S Biological Sciences
RDF/XML Format:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/1823.rdf
Scope Note
Use for the physiological foliage loss in response to natural environmental cycles; For the intentional defoliation of plants by agrochemicals USE defoliants; For the loss of leaf area by pests, disease, grazing animals, wind, storms, pollution, drought, simulated defoliation or other stresses USE defoliation.
Persistent URI:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/1823
Used For
leaf fall
leaf shedding
Broader Term
abscission
Related Term
defoliation
leaves
Spanish
abscisión foliar
Term Number
1823