an oil-rich body on seeds or fruits that attracts ants, which act as dispersal agents
[ih-leyn] /ɪˈleɪn/ noun 1. any of several women in Arthurian romance, as the daughter of King Pelles and the mother, by Lancelot, of Sir Galahad. 2. a female given name, form of .
[el ah-lah-meyn, -ah-luh-] /ɛl ˌɑ lɑˈmeɪn, -ˌɑ lə-/ noun 1. a town on the N coast of Egypt, about 70 miles (113 km) W of Alexandria: decisive British victory October 1942. /ɛl ˈæləˌmeɪn/ noun 1. a village on the N coast of Egypt, about 112 km (70 miles) west of Alexandria: scene of a decisive […]
[ee-luh m] /ˈi ləm/ noun 1. an ancient kingdom E of Babylonia and N of the Persian Gulf. Capital: Susa. /ˈiːləm/ noun 1. an ancient kingdom east of the River Tigris: established before 4000 bc; probably inhabited by a non-Semitic people highland, the son of Shem (Gen. 10:22), and the name of the country inhabited […]
endothelial-leukocyte adhesion molecule