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subsidiary cell

noun, Botany
1.
accessory cell (def 2).
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subsidiary cell
  (səb-sĭd'ē-ěr'ē)   
A plant epidermal cell that is located next to a guard cell in the stoma of a leaf and differs in structure from other epidermal cells. Also called accessory cell.
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