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tap·root (t p r t , -r t ). n. The main root of a plant, usually stouter than the lateral roots and growing straight downward from the stem.

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Articles From Tap Roots
This is the PERSI index of Tap Roots articles for the issues from Jul 1963; Vol. 1,. Iss.
Nucleoside Diphosphate Levels in Taproots and Fibrous Roots of
phate substrates than that of the taproot enzyme (Silvius, Snyder 1979 of sucrose by sugarbeet (Beta vulgaris L.
Taproots for a New Century
Taproots for a New Century. Tapping the Best of Traditional. And Progressive Education.
Carbohydrate Metabolism in Taproots of Medicago sativa L. during
starch degradation in alfalfa (Medicago sativa L.
Amylolytic Activity in Taproots of Diploid and Tetraploid Medicago

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Taproot's first Airtel TVC now on air
But for those in adland, the new Airtel TVC 'Har Ek Friend Zaroori Hota Hai' heralds a new thought for the brand, and its first piece of communication created by indie agency Taproot, which won a slice of the business in July.
Essay: Beauty in Small Things
The taproots are drilled deep into the earth, and so much wrenching leaves me breathless. Down by the creek, a trickle now that it is summer, willows dig their roots into the banks.
2012: 'ACN will sweep polls in Edo'
By OSAGIE OTABOR, 18 hours 44 minutes ago Deputy Governor of Edo State Dr. Pius Odubu believes that his party, the Action Congress of Nigeria (ACN), has developed taproots in the state.
Appreciating your oak trees
Few nurseries grow and merchandise oaks because their tap roots often extend to 6 feet during the first year, making the trees difficult, if not impossible to handle, and very expensive.
Easton, Don't Touch Wires Knocked Down by Irene!
Nut trees, like walnuts, hickories and beeches, are unlikely to uproot because of their tap roots. Structurally weaker trees include birches, red maples and sassafras. "The danger with hurricanes is the fact that leaves haven't fallen off of the trees.

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Taproot - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A taproot is an enlarged, somewhat straight to tapering plant root that grows vertically downward. It forms a center from which other roots sprout laterally.
Taproot Foundation - MAKE IT MATTER
fibrous and taproots
TAPROOTS. Some plants have primary roots that grow longer and thicker than the secondary roots. This large primary root is called a taproot.
Many taproots are modified to become food or water storage organs, or are very long for reaching water deep in the ground.
Taproot Theatre Company
Provides theatre and troupe background along with performance calendar and ticket availability.

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