Ramet definition

rāmĭt
A physiologically distinct organism that is part of a group of genetically identical individuals derived from one progenitor, as a tree in a group of trees that have all sprouted from a single parent plant.
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A physiologically distinct organism that is part of a group of genetically identical individuals derived from one progenitor, as a tree in a group of trees that have all sprouted from a single parent plant.
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(biol.) Any of the members of a clone.
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(botany) A clone (individual member of a genet)
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
ramet
Plural:
ramets

Origin of ramet

  • Latin rāmus branch ramus –et

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition