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vim and vigor

Cliché energy; enthusiasm. Show more vim and vigor! Let us know you're alive. She's sure got a lot of vim and vigor.
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vim and vigor

Ebullient vitality and energy, as in He was full of vim and vigor after that swim. This redundant expression uses both vim and vigor in the sense of "energy" or "strength."
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vim and vigor

n. energy; enthusiasm; moxie. Show more vim and vigor! Let us know you’re alive.
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vim and vigor

Full of vitality and enthusiasm. Here's another redundant phase : “vim” comes from a Latin word for “stength,” while “vigor” means the same thing. But alliteration carries the day, so if you're full of vim and vigor, you're hot to trot and go to go. A similar expression is “piss 'n' vinegar,” the latter word having long been used to mean a sharp vitality.
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Samples from the lots 4 and 11 were considered as a medium vigor with germination over 85% while the seed germination of lots with low vigor was between 84 and 29%.
Among the vigor tests, field emergence performance was better predicted with EC for 24 h and cold test than the standard germination and laboratory emergence because the correlation coefficient peaked.
Notou-se aumento significativo no percentual de plantulas normais e normais fortes, assim como na emergencia das plantulas, no entanto, para algumas cultivares (como foi o caso da cultivar 3), elevadas doses do Stimulate[R] podem, apos um aumento na germinacao e no vigor das sementes, levar a uma diminuicao na sua performance.
Seed vigor testing has been mainly used to detect differences related to seed lot performance during storage or after sowing, with the aim of identifying seed lots that will be able to establish a proper crop development under various environmental conditions (MARCOS FILHO et al.
Da mesma forma que a E e o IVE, o comprimento da parte aerea (CPA) e das raizes (CR), assim como a massa seca da parte aerea (MSPA) e das raizes (MSR) dos tres lotes de sementes de soja e feijao crescidas em casa de vegetacao, foram eficientes para distinguir os lotes, confirmando o LII como de alto vigor para a soja e o LIII para o feijao (Figura 5).
Effect of seed size on germination, seedling vigor, and test weight of pearl millet.
O volume de 75 mL de agua utilizado no teste conferiu maior diluicao da solucao de embebicao quando comparado com igual quantidade de sementes, mas este fato nao afetou a classificacao dos lotes em niveis de vigor.
Para medir el atributo fisiologico para calidad de semilla, se evaluo el vigor de la semilla en el primer conteo de la prueba de germinacion, que corresponde a la velocidad de germinacion de la semilla mediante el conteo de plantulas vigorosas normales en un periodo de siete dias de acuerdo a las normas del Internacional Seed Testing Association (ISTA 2004.
Multiple responses of insect herbivores to plant vigor.
Queremos que sepan cuales son las consecuencias de la HB56, si es que entra en vigor y cuales son las fechas porque con las demandas que hay interpuestas esto podria modificarse", dijo Saavedra.
The Vigor Evo HD is a "flextop," a high-performance mobile system incorporating the company's privately designed FleXtreme(TM) architecture.
A tecnologia de sementes tem procurado aprimorar os procedimentos para avaliar a qualidade de sementes, com o objetivo de obter resultados que expressem o desempenho potencial de um lote, destacando-se em particular, os estudos relativos aos testes de vigor (Vieira et al.
It can be described as a decrease in vigor, increase levels of tension, depression, anger, fatigue, anxiety, and the inability to concentrate.
Louis, MO) has patented a method of improving the yield and vigor of an agronomic plant involves treating plants such as soybeans and corn and/or their propagation material with a composition that includes an active agent, such as a diazole fungicide, a triazole fungicide, or a strobilurin-type fungicide, which has the capacity to improve the yield and/or the vigor of the plant in the absence of pest pressure by fungal plant pathogens.
Therefore, it may be necessary to extend germination studies to include seedling vigor when smoke is used as a germination cue.