from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A specialized parenchyma cell, located in the phloem of flowering plants and closely associated in development and function with a sieve-tube element.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A specific type of parenchyma cell located in the phloem that assists the sieve-tube cell in its function.
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