adventitious bud

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adventitious bud

bud arising from a place other than a leaf axil or shoot tip. usually as a result of hormonal triggers.

adventitious bud
adventitious bud (Wikipedia)

Adventitious has various meanings in various disciplines and in general usage.

Adventitious is from the Latin root advenire, meaning "to come to" and in English the meanings tend to have connections to "accidental/ casual occurrence", "arising from without; supervenient, accidental, casual".

People sometimes speak of an event or occurrence as being "random", when the word "adventitious", or perhaps "accidental", might be more strictly correct.

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