transfusion tissue

noun

Definition of transfusion tissue

: tissue that is found characteristically around the vascular bundles of gymnosperm leaves and consists of both living cells like those of parenchyma with walls that are not lignified and thin-walled but lignified tracheids with bordered pits

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“Transfusion tissue.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/transfusion%20tissue. Accessed 23 Nov. 2020.

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