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Overview page. Subjects: Biological Sciences.

A horizontal underground stem. It enables the plant to survive from one growing season to the next and in some species it also serves to propagate the plant vegetatively. It may be thin and...

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rhizome

Overview page. Subjects: Literary Theory and Cultural Studies — Sociology.

A botanical term indicating subterranean stems such as bulbs, tubers and couchgrass, with a multiple, lateral, and circular system of ramification, different from roots and radicles which...

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rhizome

Alisdair Rogers, Noel Castree and Rob Kitchin.

in A Dictionary of Human Geography

January 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Human Geography. 133 words.

A metaphor favoured by *post-structuralists Gilles *Deleuze and Félix Guattari to describe non-hierarchical, decentred relationships in which there are many points of connection and many...

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Hydra and Rhizome

Harry Berger.

in Harrying

September 2015; p ublished online January 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 8112 words.

This chapter attempts to connect the generation of Hydra heads with the transgression of the official lines of battle in Henry IV. The Hydra becomes a figure of the continuous process of...

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rhizome

Overview page. Subjects: Biological Sciences.

A horizontal underground stem. It enables the plant to survive from one growing season to the next and in some species it also serves to propagate the plant vegetatively. It may be thin and...

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rhizome

Will Manley, Katharine Foot and Andrew Davis.

in A Dictionary of Agriculture and Land Management

March 2019; p ublished online March 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social Sciences; Agriculture and Farming. 37 words.

An underground stem from the nodes of which new shoots and roots can emerge as a form of vegetative propagation. An example of a plant that spreads in this way is the weed ...

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rhizome

Elizabeth Martin and Robert Hine.

in A Dictionary of Biology

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Biological Sciences. 61 words.

A horizontal underground stem. It enables the plant to survive from one growing season to the next and in some

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rhizome

Edited by Robert Hine.

in A Dictionary of Biology

April 2019; p ublished online April 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Biological Sciences. 61 words.

A horizontal underground stem. It enables the plant to survive from one growing season to the next and in some species it also serves to propagate the plant vegetatively. It may be thin and...

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rhizome

Edited by Elizabeth Martin and Robert Hine.

in A Dictionary of Biology

June 2016; p ublished online September 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Biological Sciences. 61 words.

A horizontal underground stem. It enables the plant to survive from one growing season to the next and in some species it also serves to propagate the plant vegetatively. It may be thin and...

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rhizome

Ian Buchanan.

in A Dictionary of Critical Theory

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Theory and Cultural Studies. 509 words.

Term adapted from plant biology by Gilles *Deleuze and Félix *Guattari to conceptualize *non-linear relations in both

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rhizome

Ian Buchanan.

in A Dictionary of Critical Theory

February 2018; p ublished online February 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Theory and Cultural Studies. 525 words.

Term adapted from plant biology by Gilles *Deleuze and Félix *Guattari to conceptualize *non-linear relations in both the realm of pure thought and the concrete and the ...

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rhizome

Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Ecology

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Ecology and Conservation. 18 words.

A horizontally creeping underground stem which bears roots and leaves and usually persists from season to season.

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rhizome

Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Ecology

P ublished online September 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Ecology and Conservation. 18 words.

A horizontally creeping underground stem which bears roots and leaves and usually persists from season to season.

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rhizome

Chris Park.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 14 words.

A horizontal, underground stem system comprising the roots and leafy stems of plants.

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rhizome

Chris Park and Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

January 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 13 words.

A horizontal, underground plant stem that bears *roots and leaves. Compare stolon.

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rhizome

Chris Park and Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

P ublished online January 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 13 words.

A horizontal, underground plant stem that bears *roots and leaves. Compare stolon.

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rhizome

David A. Bender.

in A Dictionary of Food and Nutrition

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Cookery, Food, and Drink. 12 words.

Botanical term for swollen stem that produces roots and leafy shoots.

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rhizome

David A. Bender.

in A Dictionary of Food and Nutrition

P ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Cookery, Food, and Drink. 12 words.

Botanical term for swollen stem that produces roots and leafy shoots.

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rhizome

Daniel Chandler and Rod Munday.

in A Dictionary of Media and Communication

January 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Media Studies. 81 words.

A complex botanical metaphor developed by Deleuze and Guattari for a non-hierarchical organizing structure based on a horizontal root that

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rhizome

Daniel Chandler and Rod Munday.

in A Dictionary of Media and Communication

P ublished online March 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Media Studies. 83 words.

A complex botanical metaphor developed by Gilles Deleuze and Félix Guattari for a non-hierarchical organizing structure based on a horizontal

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rhizome

Edited by Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Plant Sciences

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry. 18 words.

A horizontally creeping underground stem which bears roots and leaves and usually persists from season to season.

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