Palisade cells

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Palisade cells (Bot) vertically elongated parenchyma cells, such as are seen beneath the epidermis of the upper surface of many leaves.
    • ***

Usage

In literature:

In the lower half of the leaf's thickness, between the palisade cells and the under surface, the tissue is spongy.
"Trees Worth Knowing" by Julia Ellen Rogers
***