leaf trace


noun Botany.

a strand of fluid-carrying vascular tissue extending from the main stem to the base of a leaf.

Nearby words

  1. leaf sheath,
  2. leaf sight,
  3. leaf spot,
  4. leaf spring,
  5. leaf through,
  6. leaf warbler,
  7. leaf-climber,
  8. leaf-cutting ant,
  9. leaf-cutting bee,
  10. leaf-footed bug

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British Dictionary definitions for leaf trace

leaf trace

noun

botany a vascular bundle connecting the vascular tissue of the stem with that of a leaf
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