vasicentric

adjective
vasi·​cen·​tric | \ ¦vāzə¦sen‧trik, ¦vāsə-, ¦vasə-, ¦vazə- \

Definition of vasicentric

: forming a distinct round to oval sheath about a vessel in wood vasicentric parenchyma — see vasicentric tracheid — compare apotracheal, metatracheal, paratracheal

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vas- + -centric

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“Vasicentric.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/vasicentric. Accessed 12 December 2019.

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