procambium

noun
pro·​cam·​bi·​um | \ (ˌ)prō-ˈkam-bē-əm How to pronounce procambium (audio) \

Definition of procambium

: the part of the primary meristem of a plant that forms cambium and primary vascular tissues

Other Words from procambium

procambial \ (ˌ)prō-​ˈkam-​bē-​əl How to pronounce procambium (audio) \ adjective

First Known Use of procambium

1872, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for procambium

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“Procambium.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/procambium. Accessed 30 Jul. 2021.

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