[in-doo-zee-uh m, -zhee-uh m, -dyoo-] /ɪnˈdu zi əm, -ʒi əm, -ˈdyu-/
noun, plural indusia
[in-doo-zee-uh, -zhee-uh, -dyoo-] /ɪnˈdu zi ə, -ʒi ə, -ˈdyu-/ (Show IPA)
Botany, Mycology. any of several structures having a netlike or skirtlike shape, as the membranous overgrowth covering the sori in ferns.
noun (pl) -sia (-zɪə)
a membranous outgrowth on the undersurface of fern leaves that covers and protects the developing sporangia
an enveloping membrane, such as the amnion
- Indusium griseum
indusium griseum in·du·si·um gris·e·um (ĭn-dōō’zē-əm grĭs’ē-əm, -dyōō’-) n. The supracallosal gyrus.
[in-duhs-tree-uh l] /ɪnˈdʌs tri əl/ adjective 1. of, pertaining to, of the nature of, or resulting from : industrial production; industrial waste. 2. having many and highly developed : an industrial nation. 3. engaged in an or : industrial workers. 4. of or relating to the workers in : industrial training. 5. used in : […]
noun, Chiefly British. 1. . noun 1. (Brit) any action, such as a strike or go-slow, taken by employees in industry to protest against working conditions, redundancies, etc
- Industrial archaeology
noun 1. the study of past industrial machines, works, etc noun the study of former industrial buildings and equipment; the study of the period and the work sites of the Industrial Revolution and thereafter