Definition of stomatal in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈstəʊmət(ə)l/
Pronunciation: /ˈstɒmət(ə)l/


chiefly Botany
Relating to a stoma or stomata.
Example sentences
  • As stomatal guard cells contain chloroplasts they would be expected to contain the apparatus necessary to make ABA.
  • Stomatal rows were measured as the number of stomatal rows in both stomatal bands.
  • These findings support the view that abaxial and adaxial stomatal development may also be under independent control.

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