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OTHER WORDS FROM sclerenchymascle·ren·chym·a·tous [skleer-eng-kim-uh-tuhs, skler-], /ˌsklɪər ɛŋˈkɪm ə təs, ˌsklɛr-/, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for sclerenchyma
On both sides of the larger vascular bundle there are bands of sclerenchyma.
Sclerenchyma band extending all round the lower surface just inside the thick cuticle.
As regards size, the epidermal cells overlying the sclerenchyma are small and those lying over parenchyma are larger.
Leaves folded and in section V-shaped, hardly keeled, with sclerenchyma at apex.
In the leaves of grasses growing in dry situations the development of sclerenchyma is generally very considerable.