metaphloem


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metaphloem

[¦med·ə′flō·əm]
(botany)
The primary phloem that forms after differentiation of the protophloem.
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Anatomical features of metaphloem in Sabal, Cocos and two other palms.
Parthasarathy MV (1968) Observations on metaphloem in the vegetative parts of palms.
Anatomical features of metaphloem in stems of Sabal, Cocos and two other palms.