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Noun
A compact growth on a plant that develops into a leaf, flower, or shoot
“Aphids also tend to like tender shoots and flower buds as these organs have a lot of phloem transport; this causes bud loss and fewer new leaves.”
Noun
A young person who is between infancy and adulthood
“That sitcom star is still a bud, so all he needs right now are looks and personality.”
Noun
Any natural bulge or swelling
Noun
An initial stage from which something may develop
Noun
(informal) A friendly or slightly condescending form of address
Noun
A very close friend
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White tea
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Nug
Noun
A flower or a mass of flowers, especially on a tree or bush
Noun
An approximately spherical or ellipsoidal body produced by birds, reptiles, insects and other animals, housing the embryo during its development
Noun
An adult male human being
Verb
(of a plant or animal) To form a bud
“Meanwhile, corals bud on, and both their sexual and asexual activities provide evidence of reproductive success and hybrid forms that continue to puzzle geneticists.”
Verb
To produce leaves
Verb
Regain consciousness
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