cell sap

noun

Definition of cell sap

1 : the liquid contents of a plant cell vacuole
2 : cytosol

Examples of cell sap in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Many things affect the exact color produced by anthocyanins, including the pH (acidity or alkalinity) of the cell sap in the leaves. Paul Douglas, Star Tribune, "Sunday Night Storms. Tumbling Temps Next Week," 10 Oct. 2020

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First Known Use of cell sap

1842, in the meaning defined at sense 2

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“Cell sap.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cell%20sap. Accessed 11 Apr. 2021.

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cell sap

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Medical Definition of cell sap

1 : the liquid contents of a plant cell vacuole
2 : cytosol

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