OBO ID: GO:0010162
Term Name: seed dormancy process Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • seed dormancy
Definition: A dormancy process in which dormancy (sometimes called a dormant state) is induced, maintained or broken in a seed. Seed dormancy is a suspension of most physiological activity and growth in a seed, including the embryo contained therein, that can be reactivated. It often requires special conditions for reactivation, such as specific temperature, scarification, or leaching of inhibitors. 9781405139830
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Ontology: GO: Biological Process   QuickGO   AmiGO
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