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vascular US English

Of, relating to, affecting, or consisting of a vessel or vessels, especially those that carry blood

vascular bundle US English

A strand of conducting vessels in the stem or leaves of a plant, typically with phloem on the outside and xylem on the inside

vascular plant US English

A plant that is characterized by the presence of conducting tissue

vascular tissue US English

The tissue in higher plants that constitutes the vascular system, consisting of phloem and xylem, by which water and nutrients are conducted throughout the plant

vascular cryptogam US English

A plant of the division Pteridophyta, i.e. a fern, horsetail, or clubmoss

vascular cylinder US English

Another term for stele111.

vascular dementia US English

A common form of dementia caused by an impaired supply of blood to the brain, such as may be caused by a series of small strokes

water-vascular system US English

(In an echinoderm) a network of water vessels in the body, the tube feet being operated by hydraulic pressure within the vessels

cardiovascular US English

Of or relating to the heart and blood vessels