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Hence the terms anhydrobiotic and anhydrobiosis are avoided by the present authors. In macromolecules, water may be considered a structural component, the complete removal of which would probably result in conformational changes (Billi and Potts, 2002). , 2005a). However, the absence or presence, and degree of expression and interaction, of those traits present, must account for differences in response to dehydration among highly desiccation-tolerant, less tolerant and ©CAB International 2007. Seeds: Biology, Development and Ecology (eds S.