Recent Examples of stoma from the Web
At that point, the radiance of the sun can be exploited for sugar-making while the succulent’s stomata stay safely shut.
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Origin and Etymology of stoma
First Known Use: circa 1684See Words from the same year
medical Definition of stoma
- a colostomy stoma
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