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pseudoparenchyma

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noun pseu·do·pa·ren·chy·ma \ˌsü-dō-pə-ˈreŋ-kə-mə\

Definition of pseudoparenchyma

  1. :  compactly interwoven short-celled filaments especially in fungi that resemble parenchyma of higher plants

pseudoparenchymatous play \-ˌpa-rən-ˈki-mə-təs, -ˈkī-\ adjective


Origin of pseudoparenchyma

New Latin


First Known Use: 1875


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