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1. stoloniferous

producing stolons

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see synonyms of stoloniferous
a long horizontal stem, as of the currants, that grows along the surface of the soil and propagates by producing roots and shoots at the nodes or tip
a branching structure in lower animals, esp the anchoring rootlike part of colonial organisms, such as hydroids, on which the polyps are borne

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see synonyms of stoloniferous
1.  Botany
a creeping stem that lies on or above the soil surface and bears foliage leaves, as in the strawberry or creeping bent grass
2.  Zoology
a stemlike, cylindrical structure, as in certain hydroids and tunicates, giving rise to buds from which new individuals grow

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see synonyms of stoloniferous
Bearing or forming stolons.

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