idioblast

noun id·i·o·blast \ ˈi-dē-ə-ˌblast \

Definition of idioblast

:a plant cell (such as a sclereid) that differs markedly from neighboring cells

idioblastic

play \ˌi-dē-ə-ˈbla-stik\ adjective

Origin and Etymology of idioblast

International Scientific Vocabulary


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