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Plant

The assets of a business including land, buildings, machinery, and all equipment permanently employed.

Fixed Asset

An asset with a long-term useful life that a company uses to make its products or provide its services. Strictly speaking, a fixed asset is any asset that the company does not expect to sell for at least a year, but the term often refers to assets a company expects to have indefinitely. Common examples of fixed assets are real estate and factories, which a company holds for long periods of time.

plant

large items of capital such as a PRODUCTION LINE or furnace used in production. See MACHINERY, EQUIPMENT, CAPITAL STOCK, FIXED ASSET.
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Perhaps among all these myths and legends linking humankind with the plant kingdom lies an explanation for crop circles.
The most amazing aspect of the plant kingdom for me is that it is our primary source of oxygen, and equally amazing is that few know this and most of those who do take it for granted.
Although caffeine is strongly associated with coffee, its production within the plant kingdom is not exclusive, but is seen throughout several other forms of plant life.
Natural antioxidants derived from the plant kingdom have become part of the trend.
caffeic acid, chlorogenic acid, para-coumaric acid), an anthocyanidine, gallocatechine and a remarkably high concentration of different coumarin derivatives (seven in total), of which Umckalin, the 5, 6-dimethoxy-7-hydroxycoumarin, and its 7-O-glucoside were detected for the first time in the plant kingdom (Wagner et al.
It also wants people to report the region's first signs of the season in the plant kingdom, such as flowering snowdrops or holly with berries.
Patterson says there's a general rule in the plant kingdom that female plants are the ones that bear fruit.
Flowering grasses are a plant kingdom all of their own.
If nature did not give it all the characteristic qualities of bodies, it would not be able to bring it up to the second higher kind by relation, that being the plant kingdom.
The classification system devised for the plant kingdom gives each tree a unique name that provides a road map to its genetic structure.
Anthocyanins provide the red special effects for much of the plant kingdom.
Taking the time to teach children the boundless generosity of the plant kingdom will be a blessing for them and their future relationship with nature.