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Effects of experiment (Exp.), nighttime temperature (NT), and chemical (exogenous effector) treatment (Chem.) on respiration rates (RR), membrane thermal stability (MTS), total antioxidant capacity (TAC), and yield.

 
RR Boot RR EGF RR MD MTS EGF TAC Boot TAC MD Yield
Exp. NS NS NS NS NS NS
NT NS NS *
Chem. * NS NS NS *
Exp. × NT NS NS NS NS NS NS NS
Exp. × Chem NS NS NS NS NS NS NS
NT × Chem. NS NS NS NS NS
Exp × NT × Chem. NS NS NS NS NS NS NS
* Significant at the 0.05 probability level.
** Significant at the 0.01 probability level.
*** Significant at the 0.001 probability level.
Early grain-fill (EGF) stage of rice plants.
Mid-dough (MD) stage of rice plants.
§ NS, not significant.