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endodermis

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noun en·do·der·mis \ˌen-də-ˈdər-məs\

Definition of endodermis

  1. :  the innermost tissue of the cortex in many roots and stems



Origin of endodermis

New Latin


First Known Use: 1884

Rhymes with endodermis


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