(of a language or a linguistic feature) to make or become in form.
capable of producing crops; suitable for farming; suited to the plow and for tillage: arable land; arable soil. land that can be or is cultivated. Contemporary Examples Water, food and arable land will be more scarce, cities more crowded and hunger more widespread. Pope Francis Is Wrong About My Child-Free Life Amanda Marcotte June 5, […]
capable of producing crops; suitable for farming; suited to the plow and for tillage: arable land; arable soil. land that can be or is cultivated. adjective (of land) being or capable of being tilled for the production of crops of, relating to, or using such land: arable farming noun arable land or farming adj. early […]
a white, crystalline, water-soluble solid, C 5 H 10 O 5 , obtained from plant gums or made synthetically from glucose, used chiefly as a culture medium in bacteriology. Historical Examples It is, therefore, similar to amygdalin, except that one glucose molecule is replaced by arabinose. The Chemistry of Plant Life Roscoe Wilfred Thatcher This […]
a glycoside of arabinose, especially any of those used in antiviral therapy as structural analogs of ribonucleosides.