Definition of vascular bundle in English:

vascular bundle

Syllabification: vas·cu·lar bun·dle

noun

Botany
  • A strand of conducting vessels in the stem or leaves of a plant, typically with phloem on the outside and xylem on the inside.
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    • A large vascular bundle comprising xylem and phloem elements supplies the nectary.
    • The nectary is supplied by a single vascular bundle comprising xylem and phloem.
    • The conducting tissues within the vascular bundles are the xylem and phloem.

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