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Definition of lateral bud

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Definition as written by paulgrow:

A bud growing from a side node on a branch - as opposed to a terminal bud which grows from the very tip of a branch

Definition as written by htop:

A lateral (axillary) bud is located where the leaf petiole is attached to the stem.

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