from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • A pore by which the water tubes of various invertebrates open externally.
  • One of certain minute pores in the leaves of some plants. They are without true guardian cells, but in other respects closely resemble ordinary stomata.

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

  • n. a pore that exudes water on the surface or margin of a leaf of higher plants


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