promeristem

noun
pro·​meristem | \ (ˈ)prō+ \

Definition of promeristem

: the portion of a primary meristem that contains actively dividing, undifferentiated, isodiametric thin-walled cells and their most recent derivatives — compare dermatogen, ground meristem, procambium

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pro- entry 1 + meristem

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“Promeristem.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/promeristem. Accessed 23 Sep. 2021.

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