mesophyll

noun
me·so·phyll | \ˈme-zə-ˌfil, ˈmē-, -sə- \

Definition of mesophyll 

: the parenchyma between the epidermal layers of a foliage leaf

Other Words from mesophyll

mesophyllic \ˌme-zə-ˈfi-lik, ˌmē-, -sə- \ or mesophyllous \-ləs \ adjective

First Known Use of mesophyll

1848, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for mesophyll

New Latin mesophyllum, from mes- + Greek phyllon leaf — more at blade

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