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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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That's why we use the slogan 'Secrets of the Plant Kingdom Revealed'.
If the audience was expecting some magic trick in the final scene when Daphne joins the plant kingdom, they came away disappointed.
Hemp has been a valuable crop since ancient times, its seeds have been used as food and its fibres, strongest in the plant kingdom, have been used for the production of rope, wagon covers, canvas, and sailcloth.
It's rare not to have petals in the plant kingdom," concluded Gran, as she pulled cotton drawstring bags containing seeds from her pocket.
Ponytail palm is kin to some of the most astonishing species in the plant kingdom, including dragon trees and tree grasses.
I regret to say, however, that I've been a mass murderer of the plant kingdom.
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.
A versatile selection of dried fruit, nut and seed mixes has been developed by new company Plant Kingdom to demonstrate to consumers their wide-ranging uses.
The Protoctist Kingdom (0761418180), Reptile Class (0761418202), Insect Class (0761418199), Flowering Plant Kingdom (0761418172) and Primate Order (0761-418164) by Stefoff each survey kingdoms and species, classification methods, physical traits, adaptations, and life cycles.
Since this time, they have been isolated from numerous plants and are thought to be ubiquitous in the plant kingdom.
This same enzyme exists in plants, as well (Blee and Shuber 1992), and therefore, it is feasible that epoxy fatty acids, known to be abundant in the plant kingdom, may be metabolized to vicinol diols.
She traces the history of the quest to classify the plant kingdom and found that the search took her to Renaissance Italy, the Indies and the New World.