parenchymatous


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par·en·chym·a·tous

(par'eng-kim'ă-tŭs), Avoid the mispronunciation par'eng-kī'mă-tŭs.
Relating to the parenchyma.
Synonym(s): parenchymal

parenchymatous

[per′əngkim′ətəs]
Etymology: Gk, para + enchyma, infusion
pertaining to or resembling the functional tissues of an organ or gland. Also parenchymal.

par·en·chym·a·tous

, parenchymous (par'ĕn-kim'ă-tŭs, -en'ki-mŭs)
Relating to the parenchyma.

parenchymatous

(păr″ĕn-kĭm′ă-tŭs)
Concerning the essential tissues of an organ.
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It has monopodial pinnate or monopodial pyramidal ramification with plectenchymatous mantle organization (Raidl and Muller, 1996) in contrast with dichotomous branched ramification and parenchymatous mantle organization in all Tomentella isolates from Pakistan.
silica, usually filling cell lumina, in cells of parenchymatous sheath
The selection of the flattened-spheroidal, sometimes parenchymatous Coleochaetae as possibly representative of the putative ancestor of embryophytes (particularly thallose liverworts) is not a new idea and was clearly suggested by Bower (1908) and later supported by Campbell (1940).
Wood: fibrous 0; parenchymatous = 1; wide-band tracheids = 3 35.
Distinguishing features: Monoxylic stem with broad pith, vascular cylinder divided by leaf gaps into distinct wedges, and a well-developed parenchymatous cortex [ILLUSTRATION FOR FIGURE 3A OMITTED].
Chemistry: family rarely cyanogenic or saponiferous, iridoids present (especially gentiopicroside), accumulating xanthones and aluminum, calcium oxalate crystals present in parenchymatous tissues.
Surgical treatment of traumatic damages of parenchymatous bodies of an abdominal cavity.
Moreover, it is possible to avoid other abdominal structures such as the bowel, when a parenchymatous organ is evaluated (LUCK & MADDERN, 1999).
The increased main tiller thickness may be triggered by increasing parenchymatous cell volume (Martins & Castro, 1999) and enhancing tracheary element differentiation (Pesquet & Tuominen, 2011) due to ethylene overproduction in explant tissues.