lateral bud

noun

Definition of lateral bud

: a bud that develops in the axil between a petiole and a stem

First Known Use of lateral bud

1875, in the meaning defined above

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“Lateral bud.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/lateral%20bud. Accessed 31 Oct. 2020.

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