plant tissue

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Noun1.plant tissue - the tissue of a plantplant tissue - the tissue of a plant    
interstitial tissue - tissue between the cells of a structure or part in plant or animal
fibrous tissue - tissue consisting of or containing fibers in both animals and plants
cortex - the tissue forming the outer layer of an organ or structure in plant or animal
medulla - the inner part of an organ or structure in plant or animal
perisperm - the nutritive tissue outside the sac containing the embryo in some seeds
stroma - the dense colorless framework of a chloroplast
stroma - a mass of fungal tissue that has spore-bearing structures embedded in it or on it
plant part, plant structure - any part of a plant or fungus
pulp, flesh - a soft moist part of a fruit
pith - soft spongelike central cylinder of the stems of most flowering plants
parenchyma - the primary tissue of higher plants composed of thin-walled cells that remain capable of cell division even when mature; constitutes the greater part of leaves, roots, the pulp of fruits, and the pith of stems
lignum - woody tissue
vascular tissue - tissue that conducts water and nutrients through the plant body in higher plants
pseudophloem - false phloem
gall - abnormal swelling of plant tissue caused by insects or microorganisms or injury
meristem - undifferentiated tissue from which new cells are formed, as at the tip of a stem or root
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He said that in future this could be tackle through beneficial traits in crops via plant tissue culture.
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In the first of two volumes, researchers from several botanical sciences discuss principles, techniques, and applications of plant biotechnology, covering its history, scope, and importance; plant tissue culture; techniques in molecular biology; and molecular markers and mapping quantitative trait loci.
Islamabad -- A first-ever plant tissue cultural laboratory was set up at the Allama Iqbal Open University (AIIOU) to promote the growth of banana plant in the country.
This reduction in growth was best attributed to the high cations content in plant tissue, picked up from the soil, which was high in these cations as a result of leachate irrigation.
(4) Low levels of calcium make the plant's cell wall susceptible to fungal attacks, while proper levels of calcium in plant tissue protect fruit from pathogens during storage.
They discussed bilateral cooperation in the agricultural field and ways of availing of the Malaysian expertise mainly in the plant tissue culture.