noun mes·tome \ˈmeˌstōm\
variants: less commonly



Definition of mestome



of a vascular plant

  1. :  the conducting tissues comprising leptome and hadrome — compare stereome

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Origin and Etymology of mestome

German mestom, from Greek mestos full + German -om -ome; akin to Greek medea, mezea, mēdea, plural, male genitals, Middle Irish mess acorns, Welsh mes, plural, acorns, and perhaps to Middle Irish mess fosterling

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a brief usually trivial fact

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