permanent tissue

noun

: plant tissue that has completed its growth and differentiation and is usually incapable of meristematic activity

Example Sentences

Recent Examples on the Web Then, in 2017, a skin infection caused permanent tissue and nerve damage to my right leg. Yesika Salgado, refinery29.com, 22 May 2022 Then, in 2017, a skin infection caused permanent tissue and nerve damage to my right leg. Yesika Salgado, refinery29.com, 22 May 2022 Then, in 2017, a skin infection caused permanent tissue and nerve damage to my right leg. Yesika Salgado, refinery29.com, 22 May 2022 Then, in 2017, a skin infection caused permanent tissue and nerve damage to my right leg. Yesika Salgado, refinery29.com, 22 May 2022 Then, in 2017, a skin infection caused permanent tissue and nerve damage to my right leg. Yesika Salgado, refinery29.com, 22 May 2022 Then, in 2017, a skin infection caused permanent tissue and nerve damage to my right leg. Yesika Salgado, refinery29.com, 22 May 2022 Then, in 2017, a skin infection caused permanent tissue and nerve damage to my right leg. Yesika Salgado, refinery29.com, 22 May 2022 Then, in 2017, a skin infection caused permanent tissue and nerve damage to my right leg. Yesika Salgado, refinery29.com, 22 May 2022 See More

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Word History

First Known Use

1872, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of permanent tissue was in 1872

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Cite this Entry

“Permanent tissue.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/permanent%20tissue. Accessed 2 Feb. 2023.

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