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vascular bundle

Syllabification: vas·cu·lar bun·dle

Definition of vascular bundle in English:

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.
Example sentences
  • 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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