palisade cell

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palisade cell

[‚pal·ə′sād ‚sel]
(botany)
One of the columnar cells of the palisade mesophyll which contain numerous chloroplasts.
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As the added palisade cells absorb an additional fraction of the light, thereby reducing the proportion of cells exposed to the high
Sections of leaves from plants cultivated in vitro showed structural disarrangement in the palisade cells, presence of starch in the palisade tissue, acidic polysaccharides located on the epidermis and mesophyll, and epidermis with cuticle denser when compared to plants cultivated in the greenhouse.