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  • 1adventive — [ad ven′tiv] adj. [L adventus (see ADVENT) + IVE] not native to the environment; rarely or imperfectly naturalized n. an adventive plant or animal …

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  • 2adventive — adventively, adv. /ad ven tiv/, Bot., Zool. adj. 1. not native and usually not yet well established, as exotic plants or animals. n. 2. an adventive plant or animal. [1595 1605, for an earlier sense; < L advent(us) advance, incursion (see ADVENT) …

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  • 3adventive — ad•ven•tive [[t]ædˈvɛn tɪv[/t]] adj. 1) bot zool. not native and usu. not yet well established, as exotic plants or animals 2) bot zool. an adventive plant or animal • Etymology: 1605–1615 ad•ven′tive•ly, adv …

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  • 4adventive — /ədˈvɛntɪv/ (say uhd ventiv) adjective 1. not native and usually not yet well established, as exotic plants or animals. –noun 2. an adventive plant or animal. {Latin advent(us) arrival + ive} …

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  • 5adventive — adjective a) adventitious b) Of a plant that is not native, but was introduced by humans to a place and has since become naturalized …

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  • 6adventive —   a.,n. Botany, (plant) not completely naturalized or growing out of natural habitat …

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  • 7List of adventive wild plants in Israel — References*Danin, Avinoam, Current inventory of introduced species new to the flora of Israel, [http://www.sviva.gov.il/Enviroment/Static/Binaries/Articals/minim polshim hartsaot 1.pdf A symphosium on biological invasions in Israeli ecosystems&#8230; …

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  • 8mole plant — noun 1. poisonous Old World spurge; adventive in America; seeds yield a purgative oil • Syn: ↑caper spurge, ↑myrtle spurge, ↑Euphorbia lathyris • Hypernyms: ↑spurge • Member Holonyms: ↑Euphorbia, ↑ …

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  • 9Lepidoptera migration — Monarch butterfly is the most well known migrant amongst the Lepidoptera …

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  • 10Amots Dafni — Nacimiento …

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  • 11Apomixis — Not to be confused with automixis&#160;or autogamy. This article deals almost exclusively with plants. For similar processes in animals and Oomycetes, see Parthenogenesis. In botany, apomixis was defined by Winkler as replacement of the normal&#8230; …

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  • 12Glossary of botanical terms — Many of the terms used in Wikipedia glossaries (often most) are already defined and explained within Wikipedia itself. However, lists like the following indicate where new articles need to be written and are also useful for looking up and&#8230; …

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  • 13caper spurge — noun poisonous Old World spurge; adventive in America; seeds yield a purgative oil • Syn: ↑myrtle spurge, ↑mole plant, ↑Euphorbia lathyris • Hypernyms: ↑spurge • Member Holonyms: ↑Euphorbia, ↑ …

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  • 14Flora — In botany, flora (plural: floras or florae) has two meanings. The first meaning, flora of an area or of time period , refers to all plant life occurring in an area or time period, especially the naturally occurring or indigenous plant life. The&#8230; …

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  • 15Naturalisation (biology) — In biology, naturalisation is any process by which a non native organism spreads into the wild and becomes naturalised. A population is said to be naturalised if its reproduction is sufficient to maintain it. Some populations do not sustain&#8230; …

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  • 16poison hemlock — noun large branching biennial herb native to Eurasia and Africa and adventive in North America having large fernlike leaves and white flowers; usually found in damp habitats; all parts extremely poisonous • Syn: ↑hemlock, ↑poison parsley,&#8230; …

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  • 17Introduced species — Alien species redirects here. For life on planets other than Earth, see Extraterrestrial life. For a list of extraterrestrials in fiction, see List of alien species. Sweet clover (Melilotus sp.), introduced and naturalized to the U.S. from&#8230; …

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  • 18NatureServe conservation status — The NatureServe conservation status system, maintained and presented by NatureServe in cooperation with the Natural Heritage Network, was developed in the United States in the 1980s by The Nature Conservancy (TNC) as a means for ranking or&#8230; …

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  • 19Fallopia sachalinensis — Taxobox name = Fallopia sachalinensis image width = 270px regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Caryophyllales familia = Polygonaceae genus = Fallopia species = F. sachalinensis binomial = Fallopia sachalinensis&#8230; …

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  • 20Senecio ampullaceus — Taxobox name = Senecio ampullaceus image width = 260px image caption = Texas ragwort regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Asterales familia = Asteraceae tribus = Senecioneae genus = Senecio species = S.&#8230; …

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