epithem


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epithem

(ˈɛpɪˌθɛm)
n
(Medicine) an external topical application
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why such local pressures in the stem and epithem cells of hydathodes
Hydathodes are characterised by the presence of aquifer pores which resemble stomata (Fahn 1979; Lersten and Curtis, 1985), presence of epithem, elements of conductance exclusively xylematic and open bundle sheath (Fahn, 1979) are essential in eliminating excess of water.
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