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Symbiotic nitrogen-fixing organs composed of root tissue and actinomycete bacteria such as Frankia, which may be found on trees in the genera Alnus, Casuarina and Elaeagnus.
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  • actinorhizas
  • actinorhizal root nodules
  • actinorrhizas
  • actinorrhizae
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