parenchymatous love


from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Alternative form of parenchymal.
  • adj. Related to parenchyma.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Of, pertaining to, or connected with, the parenchyma of a tissue or an organ.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Pertaining to, containing, consisting of, or resembling parenchyma, in any sense of that word.
  • Of or pertaining to the Parenchy-mata; ac┼ôlomatous, as a cestoid worm.


Compare French parenchymateux. (Wiktionary)



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  • (adj): in plants, rather unspecialized or undifferentiated thin-walled ground tissue cells making up the bulk of non-woody tissues, such as the pith of stems, the mesophyll of leaves, or the cortex between the epidermis and pericycle of a root or shoot.

    January 4, 2009