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bud

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noun \ˈbəd\

Medical Definition of bud

  1. 1a:  an asexual reproductive structureb:  a primordium having potentialities for growth and development into a definitive structure <an embryonic limb bud> <a horn bud>

  2. 2:  an anatomical structure (as a tactile corpuscle) resembling a bud




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bud

intransitive verb

Medical Definition of bud

budded; budding

  1. :  to reproduce asexually especially by the pinching off of a small part of the parent





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