bordered pit

noun

Definition of bordered pit

: a wood-cell pit (as of gymnosperm tracheids) having the secondary cell wall arched over the pit cavity

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History and Etymology for bordered pit

bordered, past participle of border entry 2

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“Bordered pit.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bordered%20pit. Accessed 27 Sep. 2021.

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