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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)  
  vascularity      n  
  vascularly      adv  


vascular bundle  
      n   a longitudinal strand of vascular tissue in the stems and leaves of higher plants  
vascular ray  
      n      another name for       medullary ray  
vascular tissue  
      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)    conducting tissue  
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n.
Cardio vascular distress
n.
a round and sweet fruit with pale, orange-colored skin that comes from a tree of the same name
n.
(botany) any of the long slender shoots that grow from the stem or branch of a tree: usually removed during pruning
n.
act of covering an object, such as a tree, house, or another structure with toilet paper
Syn.: TP'ing

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