sclereid

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scler·e·id

 (sklĕr′ē-ĭd)
n.
A thick-walled lignified sclerenchyma cell. Sclereids are variable in shape and are shorter than fibers.

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sclereid

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sclereide

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(Biology) a type of biological, thick- walled cell
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