Associations to the word «Vascular»


VASCULAR, adjective. (anatomy) Of, pertaining to, or containing vessels that conduct or circulate fluids, such as blood, lymph, or sap, through the body of an animal or plant.
VASCULAR BUNDLE, noun. (botany) A strand of xylem, phloem, and their associated tissues within a eustele or atactostele.
VASCULAR BUNDLES, noun. Plural of vascular bundle
VASCULAR ENDOTHELIAL GROWTH FACTOR, noun. (biochemistry) A signalling protein that regulates vasculogenesis.
VASCULAR PLANT, noun. (botany): Any plant possessing vascular tissue (xylem and phloem), including ferns, conifers, and flowering plants.
VASCULAR PLANTS, noun. Plural of vascular plant
VASCULAR STROMA, noun. Blood root supply.
VASCULAR STROMATA, noun. Plural of vascular stroma
VASCULAR TISSUE, noun. (zoology) (anatomy) The arteries, veins, capillaries, and associated tissues in an animal.
VASCULAR TISSUE, noun. (botany) (phytotomy) The xylem, phloem, and associated tissues in a vascular plant.
VASCULAR TISSUES, noun. Plural of vascular tissue

Dictionary definition

VASCULAR, adjective. Of or relating to or having vessels that conduct and circulate fluids; "vascular constriction"; "a vascular bundle".

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