primary meristem

  1. primary tissue derived from an apical meristem.

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How to use primary meristem in a sentence

  • It isn't interest in apical cell or primary meristem that makes me fret to return to Prof. Darmstetter!

    The Bacillus of Beauty | Harriet Stark

Scientific definitions for primary meristem

primary meristem

  1. One of the three meristems in vascular plants (the procambium, protoderm, or ground meristem) derived from an apical meristem. Compare lateral meristem. See more at apical meristem primary growth.

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