vascular tissue love

vascular tissue


from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The supportive and conductive tissue in plants, consisting of xylem and phloem.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The arteries, veins, capillaries, and associated tissues in an animal.
  • n. The xylem, phloem, and associated tissues in a vascular plant.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. vegetable tissue composed partly of ducts, or sap tubes.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. tissue that conducts water and nutrients through the plant body in higher plants


Sorry, no etymologies found.


Sorry, no example sentences found.

Wordnik is becoming a not-for-profit! Read our announcement here.


Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.