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What is abscission?

The separation of a leaf, fruit or other part from the body of a plant.
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How do you use abscission in a sentence?

(Abscission is simply plant shedding, e.g. dropping leaves in the fall or petals from flowers.) "A number of methods are used to delay petal abscission artificially, includin ( Full Answer )
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What are abscission scars?

An abscission is the shedding or cutting away of leaves, flowers, or fruits following the development of a thin layer of pithy cells at the base of their stems.