xylem derived from the cambium during secondary growth.
Former vs. LatterFirst thing’s first: Former and latter are both terms that denote an item’s place in a two-part sequence. They usually appear in the sentence immediately following the sequence. Former refers back to the first of a set, while latter refers to the last item. An easy way to remember the difference is to recall that both former and first begin with an F, while both …
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- secondary tuberculosis,
- secondary tympanic membrane,
- secondary union,
- secondary wall,
- secondary wave,
- secondhand smoke,
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