mestom

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mestome or mestom (ˈmɛstəʊm)
 
n
botany
 a.  conducting tissue associated with parenchyma
 b.  (as modifier): a mestome sheath
 
[C19: from Greek mestōma filling up]
 
mestom or mestom
 
n
 
[C19: from Greek mestōma filling up]

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