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A strand of primary conductive plant tissue consisting chiefly of xylem and phloem. Also called fibrovascular bundle.
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(Botany) a longitudinal strand of vascular tissue in the stems and leaves of higher plants
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any of the strands of the conducting channels in vascular plants composed of xylem and phloem in various structural arrangements.
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|Noun||1.||vascular bundle - a unit strand of the vascular system in stems and leaves of higher plants consisting essentially of xylem and phloem|
vascular tissue - tissue that conducts water and nutrients through the plant body in higher plants
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