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Leaf dry mass

Formal name:  leaf dry mass
Local identifier:  TOP40
Related Term:  leaf dry weight
Definition:  the mass (PATO:mass) of a leaf (PO:leaf) assessed after drying
Formal Unit:  mass unit

Comment:  "including petiole (PO:petiole), petiolule (PO:petiolule), leaf rachis (PO:leaf rachis). The term ""leaf dry weight"" should not be used, since the mass of an object is constant, while its weight varies with the effect of gravity."
Reference:  Eric Garnier, Jens Kattge, Stefan Klotz, Ingolf Kühn, Ulrike Stahl


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