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an·ti·cli·nal

(an'tē-klī'năl),
Inclined in opposite directions, as two sides of a pyramid.
[anti- + G. klinō, to incline]
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an·ti·cli·nal

(an'tē-klī'năl)
Inclined in opposite directions, as two sides of a pyramid.
[anti- + G. klinō, to incline]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

anticlinal

(of plant cell division) along a plane at right angles to the outer surface.
Collins Dictionary of Biology, 3rd ed. © W. G. Hale, V. A. Saunders, J. P. Margham 2005

an·ti·cli·nal

(an'tē-klī'năl)
Inclined in opposite directions, as two sides of a pyramid.
[anti- + G. klinō, to incline]
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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The opereula show the same wall stratification as the rest of the stone--a lining of periclinal fibers continuous with the locular envelope, grading into tortuous fibers mostly anticlinally arranged in the outer portion.
[micro]m longitudinally and 46 [micro]m anticlinally. In the deeper
Nucellar epidermis: Dermal layer of nucellus not elongated = 0; cells anticlinally elongated at anthesis = 1.
Most leptosporangiate ferns share a common shoot apical organizational pattern, in which a superficial layer of large anticlinally elongate cells overlies a zone of smaller isodiametric cells.