Origin of parenchyma
Examples from the Web for parenchyma
Historical Examples of parenchyma
Of which I take the reason (excluding a Parenchyma now) to be this.
The raphe runs through the parenchyma found in the cleft of the berry.
It consists of two elements—sclerenchyma and parenchyma cells.
The parenchyma in the darker places on section did not crepitate.Poisons: Their Effects and Detection
Alexander Wynter Blyth
The spleen was enlarged and its parenchyma and capsule distended.
Word Origin for parenchyma
1650s, Modern Latin, from Greek parenkhyma "something poured in beside," from para- "beside" (see para- (1)) + enkhyma "infusion," from en- "in" + khein "to pour" (see found (v.2)). In ancient physiology, the stuff that was supposed to make up the liver, lungs, etc., which was believed to be formed from blood strained through the capillaries and congealed.