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collenchyme

[kol-uh n-kahym] /ˈkɒl ənˌkaɪm/
noun
1.
Botany. a gelatinous, thickened, and usually elongated cell that is part of a layer of modified tissue in some plants.
2.
Zoology. a gelatinous layer of cells in the body wall of some coelenterates and ctenophores.
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