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seed stratification
Used For
stratification (seed)
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Definition
The practice of placing seeds in moist media and specific temperature regimes in order to break seed dormancy and promote germination.
Definition Source
NAL Thesaurus Staff
USE FOR And Type
cold stratification (seeds)
Broader Term
seed treatment
Related Term
dormancy breaking
seed dormancy
seed germination
vernalization
winter sowing method
Spanish
estratificación de semillas
Term Number
68276
Subject Category
F Plant Science and Plant Products
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