[fahy-ton] /ˈfaɪ tɒn/
the smallest part of a stem, root, or leaf, that, when removed from a plant, may grow into a new plant.
a unit of plant structure, usually considered as the smallest part of the plant that is capable of growth when detached from the parent plant
phytomitogen phy·to·mi·to·gen (fī’tō-mī’tə-jən, -jěn’) n. A mitogenetic lectin causing lymphocyte transformation accompanied by mitotic proliferation of the resulting blast cells identical to that produced by antigenic stimulation.
/ˈpɪkəˌnɪn; ˌpɪkəˈnɪn/ noun 1. (South African, offensive) a Black African child
[pik-uh-nin-ee] /ˈpɪk əˌnɪn i/ noun, plural piccaninnies. 1. . [pik-uh-nin-ee] /ˈpɪk əˌnɪn i/ noun, plural pickaninnies. Older Use: Now Offensive. 1. a term used to refer to a black child. /ˌpɪkəˈnɪnɪ/ noun (pl) -nies 1. (offensive) a small Black or Aboriginal child 2. (modifier) tiny: a piccaninny fire won’t last long /ˌpɪkəˈnɪnɪ/ noun (pl) -nies […]
[pi-kah-tuh; Italian peek-kah-tah] /pɪˈkɑ tə; Italian pikˈkɑ tɑ/ adjective, Italian Cookery. 1. cooked, served, or sauced with lemon and parsley: veal piccata. noun a dish of sauteed veal or chicken served with a sauce of pan drippings, lemon juice, and parsley Usage Note cooking