lateral bud


Origin of lateral bud

First recorded in 1890–95

Words Nearby lateral bud Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2024

How to use lateral bud in a sentence

  • A lateral bud is one situated on the side of a twig in the axil of a leaf-scar.

    Michigan Trees | Charles Herbert Otis

Scientific definitions for lateral bud

lateral bud

[ lătər-əl ]

The American Heritage® Science Dictionary Copyright © 2011. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.