amphivasal

adjective
am·​phi·​va·​sal | \ ¦amfə¦- \

Definition of amphivasal

: having the xylem surrounding the phloem used of certain concentric vascular bundles — compare amphicribral

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First Known Use of amphivasal

1893, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for amphivasal

amphi- + vasal

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“Amphivasal.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/amphivasal. Accessed 7 Mar. 2021.

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