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adventitious

adjective accidental, acquired, casual, circumstantial, external, extraneous, extrinsic, extroverted, foreign, fortuitous, incidental, outward, outward-looking, random, subordinate, subsidiary, transcendent, unwitting
See also: fortuitous, haphazard, unintentional, unwitting

ADVENTITIOUS, adventitius. From advenio; what comes incidentally; us adventitia bona, goods that, fall to a man otherwise than by inheritance; or adventitia dos, a dowry or portion given by some other friend beside the parent.

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Adventitious discontinuous lung sounds, rapid respiration rate, and time-course of fever reflected disease severity during the pandemic.
The sites of origin for the formation of adventitious roots in stem cuttings are vascular bundles or nearby areas.
The surface-sterilized primary explants of red pitaya were inoculated in culture medium for adventitious shoot induction and proliferation.
3 m (Figure 1B), dry matter of adventitious roots (Figure 1C) and total root dry matter (Figure 1D) caused a decreasing linear response, with maximum productions of 14.
When the adventitious roots formed in the petioles and the leaf vein reached to about 0.
Lung auscultation revealed adventitious sound mainly crackles (moist rales) in 16 calves whereas 7 calves showed abnormal respiratory noise like sneezing and respiratory grunts.
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Its vegetative propagation is often difficult, due to its poor adventitious rooting and response variation with genotype (AMERSON et al.
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