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Index Halophyte

A halophyte is a plant that grows in waters of high salinity, coming into contact with saline water through its roots or by salt spray, such as in saline semi-deserts, mangrove swamps, marshes and sloughs and seashores. [1]

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Alcohol fuel

Alcohols have been used as a fuel.

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The monotypic genus Anemopsis has only one species, Anemopsis californica, with the common names yerba mansa or lizard tail.

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Atriplex is a plant genus of 250–300 species, known by the common names of saltbush and orache (or orach).

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Attalea speciosa

Attalea speciosa (babassu, babassu palm, babaçu, cusi) is a palm native to the Amazon Rainforest region in South America.

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Barley (Hordeum vulgare), a member of the grass family, is a major cereal grain grown in temperate climates globally.

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A bean is a seed of one of several genera of the flowering plant family Fabaceae, which are used for human or animal food.

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Biodiesel refers to a vegetable oil- or animal fat-based diesel fuel consisting of long-chain alkyl (methyl, ethyl, or propyl) esters.

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A crop is a plant or animal product that can be grown and harvested extensively for profit or subsistence.

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Date palm

Phoenix dactylifera, commonly known as date or date palm, is a flowering plant species in the palm family, Arecaceae, cultivated for its edible sweet fruit.

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Halotolerance is the adaptation of living organisms to conditions of high salinity.

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A hydathode is a type of pore, commonly found in angiosperms, that secretes water through pores in the epidermis or leaf margin, typically at the tip of a marginal tooth or serration.

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International Air Transport Association

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) is a trade association of the world’s airlines.

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List of Hindawi academic journals

This is a list of academic journals published by Hindawi.

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A mangrove is a shrub or small tree that grows in coastal saline or brackish water.

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Panicum virgatum

Panicum virgatum, commonly known as switchgrass, is a perennial warm season bunchgrass native to North America, where it occurs naturally from 55°N latitude in Canada southwards into the United States and Mexico.

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Plants are mainly multicellular, predominantly photosynthetic eukaryotes of the kingdom Plantae.

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Rice is the seed of the grass species Oryza sativa (Asian rice) or Oryza glaberrima (African rice).

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Salicornia is a genus of succulent, halophyte (salt tolerant) flowering plants in the family Amaranthaceae that grow in salt marshes, on beaches, and among mangroves.

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Salicornia bigelovii

Salicornia bigelovii is a species of flowering plant in the amaranth family known by the common names dwarf saltwort and dwarf glasswort.

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Salinity is the saltiness or amount of salt dissolved in a body of water (see also soil salinity).

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Scientific American

Scientific American (informally abbreviated SciAm) is an American popular science magazine.

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Seawater, or salt water, is water from a sea or ocean.

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Sodium chloride

Sodium chloride, also known as salt, is an ionic compound with the chemical formula NaCl, representing a 1:1 ratio of sodium and chloride ions.

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Spartina, commonly known as cordgrass or cord-grass, is a genus of plants in the grass family, frequently found in coastal salt marshes.

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Spartina alterniflora

Spartina alterniflora, the smooth cordgrass, saltmarsh cordgrass, or salt-water cordgrass, is a perennial deciduous grass which is found in intertidal wetlands, especially estuarine salt marshes.

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Tetragonia tetragonioides

Tetragonia tetragonioides, commonly called New Zealand spinach and other local names, is a flowering plant in the fig-marigold family (Aizoaceae).

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Wet season

The monsoon season, is the time of year when most of a region's average annual rainfall occurs.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Halophyte

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