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phel·lo·gen

 (fĕl′ə-jən)
[Greek phellos, cork; see bhel- in Indo-European roots + -gen.]

phel′lo·ge·net′ic (-jə-nĕt′ĭk), phel′lo·gen′ic (-jĕn′ĭk) adj.

phellogen

(ˈfɛlədʒən)
n
(Botany) botany the technical name for cork cambium
[C19: from Greek phellos cork + -gen]
phellogenetic, phellogenic adj

phel•lo•gen

(ˈfɛl ə dʒən)

n.
a layer of plant tissue outside of the true cambium, giving rise to cork tissue.
[1870–75; < Greek phelló(s) cork + -gen]
phel`lo•ge•net′ic (-dʒəˈnɛt ɪk) phel`lo•gen′ic (-ˈdʒɛn ɪk) adj.

phel·lo·gen

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