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Habit (biology)

Habit is equivalent to habitus, in some applications in biology, the term refers to various aspects of behavior or structure as follows: In botany habit is the characteristic form in which this type of plants grow, see the Glossary of plant morph ...

                                               

Annual plant

Annual plant-a plant that completes its life cycle, from germination to seed production within one growing season and then dies. Duration of the vegetative period and the period in which they vary according to geographical location, and may not c ...

                                               

Variegation

Variegation is the appearance of differently colored zones in the leaves, and sometimes stems of plants. Variegated leaves occur rarely in nature. The species of colorful people sometimes found in the understory of tropical rain forests, and this ...

                                               

Cushion plant

This cushion plant is a compact, low-growing, Mat-forming plant that is found in Alpine, subalpine, Arctic, or subarctic environments around the world. The term "cushion" is usually applied to woody plants that grow as spreading mats, are limited ...

                                               

Polycarpic

Often plants are those that flower and set seeds many times before dying. The term of identical meaning iteroparous. Often plants are able to reproduce several times, for at least some part of their meristem capable of supporting vegetative state ...

                                               

Groundcover

Prostrate or groundcover is any plant that grows on the area of the field. Groundcover protects the soil from erosion and drought. In the ecosystem, the vegetation forms a layer of vegetation below the shrub layer, known as grass. The most common ...

                                               

Heterospory

Heterospory is the production of spores of two different sizes and sexes of the sporophytes of higher plants. The smaller of these, microspores, male and more megaspore-female. Heterospory evolved during the Devonian period of isospory independen ...

                                               

Spermatophyte

In spermatophytes, also known as phanerogams or phaenogams, to include those plants that produce seeds, hence the alternate name seed plants. They are a subset of the embryophytes or land plants. The term phanerogams or phanerogamae is derived fr ...

                                               

Thallophyte

Thallophytes are a polyphyletic group of non-moving organisms traditionally described as "thalloid plants", "relatively simple plants" or ". They form a neglected division of the plantae Kingdom which includes fungi, lichens and algae, and someti ...

                                               

Vascular plant

Vascular plants, also known as vascular plants, form a large group of plants, defined as the land plants that have lignified tissues for conducting water and minerals throughout the plant. They also have specialized woody tissue to conduct produc ...

                                               

Cryptogam

In cryptogam is a plant that reproduces by spores, without flowers and seeds. "Cryptogamae" means "hidden of reproduction", referring to the fact that no seed is produced, thus cryptogams represent not seed-bearing plants. Other names, such as "t ...

                                               

Shade tolerance

In ecology, shade tolerance refers to the ability of plants to tolerate low light levels. This term is also used in horticulture and landscaping, although in this context its use is sometimes inaccurate, especially in the labelling of plants for ...

                                               

Herbaceous plant

Herbaceous plants in botany, often shortened to herb, vascular plants that do not have persistent woody stems above the ground. Grass has other uses in cooking, medicine and other fields. Herbaceous plants are those plants that do not have woody ...

                                               

Entomophily

Pollination by insects or insect-pollination is a form of pollination, when pollen from plants, especially, but not only of flowering plants, spread by insects. The flowers are pollinated by insects, usually advertise themselves in bright colours ...

                                               

Fines herbes

Fines herbes refers to the important combination of herbs that forms the basis of French cuisine. Canonical fines herbs of French cuisine consists of finely chopped parsley, chives, tarragon and chervil. These are used in seasoning, gourmet meals ...

                                               

Flower

A flower, sometimes known as a bloom or blossom, is the reproductive structure found in flowering plants. The biological function of a flower is to affect reproduction, usually by providing a mechanism for the Union of the sperm with the egg. Flo ...

                                               

Landform

Relief-a natural or artificial feature of the solid surface of the Earth and other planetary bodies. Landforms that make up this area, and their location in the landscape is called topography. Typical landforms include hills, mountains, plateaus, ...

                                               

Alas (geography)

Alas, a shallow depression, which occurs mainly in Yakutia, which is formed by subsidence of the Arctic because of the repeated thawing and freezing. Alas, first developed as a shallow lake as melt water fills in the spaces. The lake eventually d ...

                                               

Cirque

The amphitheatre is a amphitheatre-like valley formed by erosion and glaciation. Alternative names for this relief are Corrie and CWM. The circus can also be similar landforms resulting from fluvial erosion. The concave shape of a glacial Cirque ...

                                               

Tombolo

In Tombolo, from the Italian Tombolo, derived from the Latin tumulus, meaning mound and sometimes translated as Ayre relief of the deposition in which the island is connected with mainland by a narrow strip of land such as a spit or bar. After gl ...

                                               

Continent

The continent is one of several very large landmasses. As a rule, identifitseerida Convention rather than any strict criteria with up to seven regions commonly regarded as continents. Ordered from largest smallest, they are: Asia, Africa, North A ...

                                               

Australia (continent)

The continent of Australia, sometimes in technical contexts names Sahul, Australinea, or Meganesia, to distinguish it from the country of Australia consists of the crust that sit on the popular tourist areas of the continental plates. This includ ...

                                               

Atlantica

Atlantica, an ancient continent that formed during the Proterozoic about 2.000 million years ago from various 2 GA cratons located in West Africa and Eastern South America. The name, introduced by Rogers 1996, was chosen because the continent ope ...

                                               

Zealandia

Zealandia, also known as the New Zealand continent or Tasmantis, almost completely submerged mass of the continental crust, which sank after a breakaway from Australia 60-85 million years ago after separation from Antarctica between 85 and 130 mi ...

                                               

Nena (supercontinent)

Nena, an acronym for Northern Europe–North America, early Proterozoic of the Baltic merger and Lawrence in one "continent craton", a name first proposed in 1990. Since then, several similar Proterozoic supercontinents have been proposed, includin ...

                                               

Ur (continent)

UR proposed supercontinent that formed in the Archean 3.100 million years ago. In Rogers the reconstruction of the UR and a half billion years older than Arctica, and in the early period of its existence it was probably the only continent on Eart ...

                                               

Four Continents Figure Skating Championships

Four continents figure skating Championships is an annual figure skating. The international skating Union was founded in 1999 to provide skaters representing non-European countries with a similar competition to the much older European figure skat ...

                                               

2000 Four Continents Figure Skating Championships

In 2000 four continents figure skating Championships was an international figure skating competition in the 1999-2000 season. It was held at the Osaka pool Osaka, Japan, 22-27 Feb. The medals were awarded in the disciplines of mens singles, ladie ...

                                               

2007 Four Continents Figure Skating Championships

In 2007 four continents figure skating Championships was an international figure skating competition in the 2006-07 season. It was held at the world arena in Colorado springs, USA on 7-10 February. The medals were awarded in the disciplines of me ...

                                               

2008 Four Continents Figure Skating Championships

In 2008 four continents figure skating Championships was an international figure skating competition in the 2007-08 season. It was held in Seongsa ice rink in Goyang, South Korea on February 11-17. The medals were awarded in the disciplines of me ...

                                               

2009 Four Continents Figure Skating Championships

In 2009 four continents figure skating Championships international figure skating competition in the 2008-09 season. It was held at the Pacific Coliseum in Vancouver, Canada on 2-8 February. The medals were awarded in the disciplines of mens sing ...

                                               

2010 Four Continents Figure Skating Championships

In 2010 four continents figure skating Championships was an international figure skating competition in the 2009-10 season. It was held in the Hwasan Ice arena in Jeonju, South Korea on 27-30 January. The medals were awarded in the disciplines of ...

                                               

2011 Four Continents Figure Skating Championships

In 2011 four continents figure skating Championships was an international figure skating competition in the 2010-11 season. It took place in a conference hall in Taipei, Taiwan on February 15-20. The medals were awarded in the disciplines of mens ...

                                               

2012 Four Continents Figure Skating Championships

In 2012 four continents figure skating Championships was an international figure skating competition in the 2011-12 season. It was held at the world arena in Colorado springs, USA from 7 to 12 February. The medals were awarded in the disciplines ...

                                               

2013 Four Continents Figure Skating Championships

In 2013 four continents figure skating Championships was a senior international figure skating competition in the 2012-13 season. He was held in Osaka citys Central gymnasium in Osaka, Japan from 6 to 11 February. The medals were awarded in the d ...

                                               

2014 Four Continents Figure Skating Championships

In 2014 four continents figure skating Championships was an international figure skating competition in the 2013-14 season. It took place in a conference hall in Taipei, Taiwan, 20-26 Jan. The medals were awarded in the disciplines of mens single ...

                                               

2015 Four Continents Figure Skating Championships

In 2015 four continents figure skating Championships was a senior ISU championship in season 2014/15 skating. Skaters competed in the disciplines of mens singles, ladies singles, pair skating and ice dancing for the title of four continents. The ...

                                               

2016 Four Continents Figure Skating Championships

In 2016 the four continents figure skating Championships was an international figure skating competition in the 2015-16 season. It took place in a conference hall in Taipei, Taiwan on February 16-21. The medals were awarded in the disciplines of ...

                                               

2017 Four Continents Figure Skating Championships

In 2017 the four continents figure skating Championships was an international figure skating competition in the 2016-17 season in figure skating. It took place at the ice arena Gangneung-si South Korea on 16-19 February. The medals were awarded i ...

                                               

2018 Four Continents Figure Skating Championships

In 2018 the four continents figure skating Championships held in Taipei, Taiwan on 22 to 28 January 2018. The medals were awarded in mens single, womens single, pair skating and ice dancing.

                                               

2019 Four Continents Figure Skating Championships

In 2019 the four continents figure skating Championships took place from 7 to 10 Feb 2019, in Anaheim, California, USA. Every year since 1999, the competition was attended by skaters from America, Asia, Africa and Oceania. Medals were awarded in ...

                                               

Continent (disambiguation)

A continent is a large landmass. The continent is used by those on the periphery of Europe to refer to the mainland. Mainland or continent may also refer to:

                                               

Supercontinent

In Geology, a supercontinent is the Assembly of most or all lands of the continental blocks or cratons to form a single large continent. However, many scientists of the Earth to use a different definition: "the concentration of nearly all contine ...

                                               

Supercontinent cycle

The supercontinent cycle is quasi-periodic aggregation and distribution of the earths continental crust. There are different opinions as to whether the volume of continental crust is increasing, decreasing or staying about the same, but he agreed ...

                                               

Paleocontinent

In a paleocontinent or palaeocontinent is a special area of the cortex, which existed as a large land in the geological past. There were a lot of different sushi for the entire time of the Earth. They vary in size, some of them are just a collect ...

                                               

Archaeology of the Americas

Archaeology of the American continent is the study of archaeology in North America, Central America, South America and the Caribbean. This includes the study of prehistoric / pre-Columbian and historic indigenous American peoples, as well as hist ...

                                               

Afro-Eurasia

Afro-Eurasia is the earth, including the continents of Africa and Eurasia. Terms cases the names of its component parts. Its mainland the largest land area on Earth. Afro-Eurasia encompasses 84.980.532 square kilometers 32.811.167 square miles, s ...

                                               

Eurasia

Eurasia is the largest continental area on Earth, including all of Europe and Asia. Located mainly in the Northern and Eastern hemispheres, it is bordered by the Atlantic ocean on the West, the Pacific ocean to the East, the Arctic ocean to the N ...

                                               

Laurasia

Laurasia: the case for Lawrence and Eurasia, was the more Northern of the two minor supercontinents that were part of the Pangaea supercontinent from gr. 425 million years ago 200 million years ago. It separated from Gondwana 215 to 175 million d ...

                                               

Asia

Asia) is in the lands of the largest and most populous continent, located primarily in the Eastern and Northern hemispheres. It divides the continental territory of the Eurasian continent and continental land of Afro-Eurasia with Europe and Afric ...

                                               

Asia (disambiguation)

Islands of Asia, Islands in Indonesia near Palau. Asia district, Peru, a beach district. The Asia-Pacific region, the part of the world near the Western Pacific ocean. Asia district, Oklahoma city, Oklahoma, USA. Asia minor, the Peninsula contain ...

                                               

Africa

Africa is the second largest and second most populous continent. About 30.3 million km 2 including adjacent Islands, it covers 6% of the total area of the Earths surface and 20% of their land. With 1.3 billion people in 2018, it accounts for abou ...

                                               

Africa (disambiguation)

Kingdom Africa and Ifriqiya, Norman and Maghrebis Hafsids territorial units, named after the Roman province, covering approximately the same area. Africa Roman province, a province of the Roman Empire, including Northern Africa. Africa previously ...

                                               

Americas

America is a collection of the continents of North and South America. Together they make up the majority of land in the Western hemisphere and form a new world. Together with them the island, they occupy 8% of the total area of the Earths surface ...

                                               

America (disambiguation)

America, Buenos Aires, Argentina. America, Illinois, USA. (Америка, Иллинойс, США) America, of the earth, including the continents North America and South America. 916 America, a minor planet. America, Indiana, United States. America, Limburg, Ne ...

                                               

Americans

Americans citizens and citizens of the United States of America. Although citizens and citizens make up the majority of Americans, some with dual citizenship, foreigners and permanent residents can claim American citizenship. The United States is ...

                                               

America: The Story of Us

America: the story of us 12-section 9-hours documentary-drama television series that premiered April 25, 2010, on history. Produced by Nutopia, the program depicts over 400 years of American history. It covers the time from the successful English ...

                                               

Europe

Europe is a continent located fully in the Northern hemisphere, mostly in the Eastern hemisphere. It includes the Western part of Eurasia and is washed by the Arctic ocean in the North, the Atlantic ocean on the West, the Mediterranean sea to the ...

                                               

Europa

The Europa Hotel, Belfast. The house of Europe, the European Council and the Council of the European Union in Brussels, Belgium. Tower "Europe", Vilnius, Lithuania. Europe hut, a Swiss mountain hut.

                                               

Antarctic

The Antarctic polar region around the Earths South pole, opposite the Arctic region around the North pole. The map includes the continent of Antarctica, on the plateau of the Kerguelen Islands and other island territories, located on the Antarcti ...

                                               

Antarctica (disambiguation)

Antarctica is a continent in the southern hemisphere, with no permanent population. Antarctica may also refer to: Antarctica, the Chilean commune including Chilean Antarctic territory. Antarctic France, a short-lived 16th-century colony in Brazil ...

                                               

Australia (disambiguation)

Australia, Mississippi, a Ghost town in the United States. Australia, Cuba, village of Cuba.

                                               

Australia

Australia, officially the Commonwealth of Australia is a sovereign country located on the mainland of the Australian continent, the island of Tasmania and numerous smaller Islands. It is the largest country in Oceania and worlds sixth-largest cou ...

                                               

Oceania

Oceania) is a geographical region that includes Australia, Melanesia, Micronesia and Polynesia. Covering Eastern and Western hemisphere, Oceania land area 8.525.989 square kilometers and a population of 42 million. Located in the South-Eastern pa ...

                                               

Olympic Games

The modern Olympic games or the Olympic games are the leading international sporting competitions featuring summer and winter sports competitions in which thousands of athletes from around the world participate in various competitions. The Olympi ...

                                               

Winter Olympic Games

Olympic winter games, major international multi-sport event held once every four years for sports practiced on snow and ice. The first winter Olympic games, winter Olympic games of 1924 were held in Chamonix, France. The modern Olympic games were ...

                                               

Summer Olympic Games

The summer Olympic games or the games of the Olympiad, first held in 1896, is a major international multi-sport event held every four years. Latest Olympic games were held in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The international Olympic Committee conducts an ...

                                               

Youth Olympic Games

The youth Olympic games is an international multi-sport event organized by the International Olympic Committee. The games are held every four years in staggered summer and winter events consistent with the current Olympic format, although in reve ...

                                               

Animalympics

Animalympics is an animated television film produced in 1980 Lisberger Studio for the NBC network. Built as two separate events, this is a parody of the summer and winter Olympic games and features the voices of Billy crystal, Gilda Radner, Harry ...

                                               

Ancient Olympic Games

The ancient Olympic games were initially a holiday or celebration, and for Zeus, events such as the race, the contest of the spear, and wrestling matches were later added. The Olympic games were series of athletic competitions among representativ ...

                                               

1906 Intercalated Games

In the 1906 Intercalated games or 1906 Olympic games is an international multi-sport event held in Athens, Greece. They were at the time considered to be Olympic games and were referred to as the "second International Olympic games in Athens" by ...

                                               

1896 Summer Olympics

Summer Olympic games 1896 the official name of the games of the I Olympiad, was the first international Olympic games in modern history. Organized by the international Olympic Committee, which was created by Pierre de Coubertin, it was held in At ...

                                               

1900 Summer Olympics

The summer Olympic Games in 1900, today officially known as the games of the II Olympiad was an international multi-sport event which was held in Paris, France, in 1900. Not carried out the ceremonies of opening and closing competitions began on ...

                                               

1904 Summer Olympics

In 1904 summer Olympic games, officially known as the games of the III Olympiad was an international multi-sport event which was celebrated in St. Louis, Missouri, USA from August 29 to September 3, 1904, in the framework of an extended sports pr ...

                                               

1908 Summer Olympics

The summer Olympic games in 1908, officially the Games of the IV Olympiad, were an international multi-sports event, which was held in 1908 in London, UK from 27 April to 31 October 1908. These games were originally scheduled for Rome but the mov ...

                                               

1912 Summer Olympics

Summer Olympic games of 1912, the official name-games of the V Olympiad, were an international multi-sports event held in Stockholm, Sweden, between 5 may to 22 July 1912. Twenty-eight countries and 2.408 competitors, including 48 women, competed ...

                                               

1916 Summer Olympics

In 1916, the summer Olympic games, officially known as the Games of the VI Olympiad were to be held in Berlin, in the German Empire, but in the end was cancelled due to the outbreak of world war, Berlin was chosen as host city during the 14th IOC ...

                                               

1920 Summer Olympics

The summer Olympic games in 1920, officially known as the games of the VII Olympiad, were an international multi-sports event in 1920 in Antwerp, Belgium. In March 1912, during the 13th session of the IOC, Belgiums bid to host the summer Olympic ...

                                               

1924 Summer Olympics

Summer Olympic games 1924, the official name-games of the VIII Olympiad, were an international multi-sport event which was celebrated in 1924 in Paris, France. This was the second time Paris hosted the games, after 1900. The selection process for ...

                                               

1928 Summer Olympics

The summer Olympic games in 1928, officially known as the games of the IX Olympiad was an international multi-sport event which was held from 28 July to 12 August 1928 in Amsterdam, Netherlands. Amsterdam had previously bid for the 1920 and 1924 ...

                                               

1932 Summer Olympics

Summer 1932 Olympic games, officially known as the games of the x Olympiad, was an international multi-sports event which took place from 30 July to 14 August 1932, in Los Angeles, California, USA. The game was held at the world of the Great depr ...

                                               

1936 Summer Olympics

The summer Olympics of 1936, officially known as the games of the XI Olympiad was an international multi-sport event held in 1936 in Berlin, Nazi Germany. Berlin won the bid to host the Games in Barcelona, Spain, April 26, 1931, at the 29th IOC s ...

                                               

1940 Summer Olympics

Summer Olympic games 1940, officially known as the games of the XII Olympiad, originally scheduled to be held from 21 September to 6 October 1940, in Tokyo, Japan. They were transferred to Helsinki, Finland, will be held from 20 July to 4 August ...

                                               

1944 Summer Olympics

Summer Olympic games of 1944, which were to be officially known as the games of the XIII Olympiad, were cancelled due to world war II. It was to be held in London, UK, which won the bid in the first round of voting in the election of the IOC June ...

                                               

1948 Summer Olympics

At the summer Olympics of 1948, officially known as the games of the XIV Olympiad, is an international multi-sport event which was held in London, UK from 29 July to 14 August 1948. After a twelve-year hiatus caused by the outbreak of the First w ...

                                               

1952 Summer Olympics

Summer Olympic games 1952, officially known as the games of the XV Olympiad, were an international multi-sports event that was held in Helsinki, Finland from 19 July to 3 August 1952. Helsinki was earlier chosen to host the Summer Olympic games i ...

                                               

1956 Summer Olympics

In 1956 the summer Olympic games, officially known as the games of the XVI Olympiad, is an international multi-sport event which was held in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia from 22 November to 8 December 1956, with the exception of the equestrian ...

                                               

1960 Summer Olympics

Summer Olympic games of 1960, officially known as the games of the XVII Olympiad was an international multi-sport event which was held from 25 August to 11 September 1960 in Rome, Italy. Rome was previously awarded the administration of the summe ...

                                               

1964 Summer Olympics

At the summer Olympic games in 1964, officially known as the games of the XVIII Olympiad was an international multi-sport event held in Tokyo, Japan, from 10 to 24 October 1964. Tokyo was awarded the organization of the summer Olympic games in 19 ...

                                               

1968 Summer Olympics

At the Summer 1968 Olympics, officially known as the games of the XIX Olympiad, is an international multi-sport event held in Mexico city, Mexico, from 12 to 27 October. It was the first Olympic games will be held in Latin America and the first s ...

                                               

1972 Summer Olympics

The summer Olympic games in 1972, officially known as the games of the XX Olympiad, was an international multi-sport event held in Munich, West Germany, from 26 August to 11 September 1972. The sporty character of the event was largely overshadow ...

                                               

1976 Summer Olympics

Summer Olympic games 1976, officially called games XXI Olympiad, international multi-sport event in Montreal, Quebec, Canada, in 1976, and the first Olympic games held in Canada. Montreal was awarded the rights to the 1976 games on may 12, 1970, ...

                                               

1980 Summer Olympics

Summer Olympic games 1980 official name of the Games of the XXII Olympiad, is an international multi-sport event held in Moscow, USSR, in modern Russia. Games 1980 were the first Olympic games will be held in Eastern Europe, and only the summer O ...

                                               

1984 Summer Olympics

Summer 1984 Olympic games, officially known as the games of the XXIII Olympiad was an international multi-sport event which was held from 28 July to 12 August 1984, in Los Angeles, California, USA. It was the second time Los Angeles took the Game ...

                                               

1988 Summer Olympics

The summer Olympic games in 1988, officially known as the games of the XXIV Olympiad, is an international multi-sport event celebrated from 17 September to 2 October 1988 in Seoul, South Korea. The Games in Seoul, 159 United Nations were represen ...

                                               

1992 Summer Olympics

Summer Olympic games of 1992, officially known as the games of the XXV Olympiad, is an international multi-sport event held in Barcelona, Spain, from 25 July to 9 August 1992. Since 1994, the international Olympic Committee decided to hold the su ...

                                               

1996 Summer Olympics

In 1996 Summer Olympic games, officially known as the games of the XXVI Olympiad, known as the Atlanta 1996 and also referred to as the centennial Olympics, was an international multi-sport event which was held from 19 July to 4 August 1996 in At ...

                                               

2000 Summer Olympics

In the 2000 summer Olympic games, officially known as the Games of the XXVII Olympiad and commonly known as Sydney 2000 or the Millennium Olympic games / Games of the new Millennium, is an international multi-sport event held from 15 September to ...

                                               

2004 Summer Olympics

Summer Olympic games of 2004, officially known as the games of the XXVIII Olympiad and commonly known as in Athens in 2004, was a major international multi-sport event held in Athens, Greece, from 13 to 29 August 2004 with the motto "Welcome home ...

                                               

2008 Summer Olympics

Summer Olympics 2008, officially known as the games of the XXIX Olympiad and commonly known as in Beijing in 2008, is an international multi-sport event which was held from 8 to 24 August 2008 in Beijing, China. A total of 10.942 athletes from 20 ...

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