from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Fluid or semi-fluid cell-substance; fluidic protoplasm.
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It is the cell-sap of the ordinary cell tissue or parenchyma, which is colored by the anthocyan, and for this reason all organs possessing this tissue, may exhibit the color in question.
They are partly external (cell-membranes and intercellular matter) and partly internal (cell-sap and cell-contents).
The internal plasma-products are either the fluid cell-sap or hard structures.
The spaces of this network are filled partly with the fluid cell-sap and partly by hard structural products.