Vegetative

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Vegetative Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • composed of vegetation or plants; "regions rich in vegetal products"; "vegetational cover"; "the decaying vegetative layer covering a forest floor"
  • (of reproduction) characterized by asexual processes
  • used of involuntary bodily functions; "vegetative functions such as digestion or growth or circulation"
  • of or relating to an activity that is passive and monotonous; "a dull vegetative lifestyle"

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Vegetative'


  • Vegetative: Vegetative describes vegetation. Vegetative may also refer to: Vegetative reproduction, a type of asexual reproduction for plants Persistent vegetative
  • Vegetative reproduction: For vegetative reproduction of animals and fungi, see Budding. Vegetative reproduction (vegetative propagation, vegetative multiplication
  • Vegetative Sculpture I: (2012). "Vegetative Sculpture I (sculpture)". Inventory of American Sculpture. Smithsonian Institution. Retrieved 27 December 2012.  "Vegetative Sculpture
  • Persistent vegetative state: syndrome. After four weeks in a vegetative state (VS), the patient is classified as in a persistent (or 'continuing') vegetative state. This diagnosis is classified
  • Vegetative symptoms: be confused with Vegetative state. Vegetative symptoms are disturbances of a person's functions necessary to maintain life (vegetative functions). These
  • Permanent vegetative cover: Permanent vegetative cover refers to trees, perennial bunchgrasses and grasslands, legumes, and shrubs with an expected life span of at least 5 years.

Vegetative Sample Sentences in News


  • Julian Cole family hit out at IPCC over police brutality allegations
    21-year-old in vegetative state after arrest by six officers in 2013, with Coles taking inspiration from Ferguson families to speak out The family of a 21-year-old athlete who blame excessive police force for leaving him with a broken neck after he was detained have spoken for the first time, complaining they are no clearer as to what happened 20 months after the Read more on this news related to 'Vegetative'
  • Watch: Man in Vegetative State Responds After Hearing Mom's Voice
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  • 'It's A Very Dark Place': Man Explains Being Locked In His Body For Years
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