allelopathic


allelopathic
  Inhibition of growth of one plant species by another via the release of chemical substances.

Expanded glossary of Cycad terms . 2014.

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  • allelopathic — adjective see allelopathy …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • allelopathic — al·le·lo·path·ic …   English syllables

  • allelopathic — əˌlēləˈpathik, ˌlel adjective Etymology: allelopathy + ic : of, relating to, or exhibiting allelopathy …   Useful english dictionary

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