metatracheal

adjective

meta·​tracheal
: arranged in bands or laminae mostly having no association with vessels or vascular tracheids
metatracheal parenchyma
compare apotracheal, paratracheal , vasicentric

Word History

Etymology

meta- + tracheal

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“Metatracheal.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/metatracheal. Accessed 21 May. 2024.

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