vascular cambium

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vascular cambium

[′vas·kyə·lər ′kam·bē·əm]
(botany)
The lateral meristem which produces secondary xylem and phloem.
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The cells produced in the primary xylem divide less frequently, thus allowing more time for the fusiform initial section to elongate longitudinally and transversally (Horacek et al.