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Written in English


  • Continuum mechanics.,
  • Roots (Botany) -- Growth.,
  • Roots (Botany) -- Effect of stress on.

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Statementby Yongsheng Feng.
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Pagination286 leaves, bound :
Number of Pages286
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15194173M

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