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day-neutral

[dey-noo-truh l, -nyoo-] /ˈdeɪˌnu trəl, -ˌnyu-/
adjective
1.
of or pertaining to plants that mature or flower regardless of the length of their exposure to alternate periods of darkness and light.
Origin
1940-1945
1940-45
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Examples for day-neutral
  • Fruit are produced on short-day and day-neutral plants in many growing areas.
  • Long-day and day-neutral cultivars are less frost resistant than short-day wheats.
  • Complete primary field evaluations of day-neutral strawberry selections.
  • The inheritance of mildew resistance in everbearing and day-neutral strawberry seedlings.
British Dictionary definitions for day-neutral

day-neutral

adjective
1.
(of plants) having an ability to mature and bloom that is not affected by day length
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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