Definition of vascular cylinder in English:
Another term for stele (sense 1).
- Cross-sections through the mature corm with two developing cormels revealed that the vascular cylinders of the mature corm and developing cormels were directly connected.
- Larger vascular cylinders and more effective starch accumulation before and after the drought periods compensated for the reduced water status.
- Phloem and xylem cross-sectional areas were calculated from the mean diameters of the vascular cylinder assuming the sections to be circular.
Definition of vascular cylinder in:
- US English dictionary
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