mestome

mestome

(ˈmɛstəʊm) or

mestom

n
(Botany) botany
a. conducting tissue associated with parenchyma
b. (as modifier): a mestome sheath.
[C19: from Greek mestōma filling up]
References in periodicals archive ?
appeared first in mestome sheath cells, followed by deposition of the characteristic U-shaped asymmetrical wall of the mature mestome cells.