vascular adj (Biology, anatomy) of, relating to, or having vessels that conduct and circulate liquids a vascular bundle, the blood vascular system (C17: from New Latin vascularis, from Latin: vasculum)
n a longitudinal strand of vascular tissue in the stems and leaves of higher plants
n another name for →
n tissue of higher plants consisting mainly of xylem and phloem and occurring as a continuous system throughout the plant: it conducts water, mineral salts, and synthesized food substances and provides mechanical support, (Also called)
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