vascular tissue


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n vascular tissue tissue that conducts water and nutrients through the plant body in higher plants
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Vascular tissue (Bot) vegetable tissue composed partly of ducts, or sap tubes.
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In literature:

It is in this way: We have only to refer to the chapter on anatomy to see that the whole of the foot is covered with a tissue of extreme vascularity.
"Diseases of the Horse's Foot" by Harry Caulton Reeks
PIA-MATER, a membrane which invests the brain and the spinal cord; it is of a delicate vascular tissue.
"The Nuttall Encyclopaedia" by Edited by Rev. James Wood
The tumour tissue largely disappears, while the vessels and vascular spaces undergo a remarkable development.
"Manual of Surgery" by Alexis Thomson and Alexander Miles
Outside of the ring of fibro-vascular bundles is the green ground tissue and epidermis.
"Elements of Structural and Systematic Botany" by Douglas Houghton Campbell
The microscopic examinations showed the absence of fungi or bacteria in the vascular system or other plant tissues.
"Northern Nut Growers Association Thirty-Fourth Annual Report 1943" by Various
The vascularity depends upon the function which the tissue is called upon to perform.
"Special Report on Diseases of the Horse" by United States Department of Agriculture
Within the ground tissue are found a number of vascular bundles scattered more or less uniformly.
"A Handbook of Some South Indian Grasses" by Rai Bahadur K. Ranga Achariyar
Type of vascular tissue Angioma.
"Special Report on Diseases of Cattle" by U.S. Department of Agriculture
"The Girls and I" by Mary Louisa Stewart Molesworth

In news:

Vascular endothelial cells form the interface between recipient tissues and circulating alloreactive donor T cells after allogeneic stem cell transplantation.
A man's ability to achieve and sustain an erection depends on the healthy operation of a network of systems that cause vascular tissue to fill with blood.
1 on the use of autologous tissue-engineered vascular grafts in patients on haemodialysis is a seminal paper on the use of bioengineered tissue in clinical medicine.
The disease infects the plant's vascular tissue, causing a systemic infection that can lead to wilting and stalk degradation.

In science:

The function of many physiological systems depends on branched structures that exist both at the tissue (e.g. nervous plexi, lungs, and the vascular and lymphatic systems) and the cellular level (e.g. neurons).
A Graphical Approach to a Model of Neuronal Tree with Variable Diameter
Vascular smooth muscle cells in intact tissue are the primary focus of the work done in our laboratory.
Gold particle quantification in immuno-gold labelled sections for transmission electron microscopy