noun, plural stro·ma·ta [stroh-muh-tuh]. /ˈstroʊ mə tə/.
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Origin of stroma
OTHER WORDS FROM stromastro·mat·ic [stroh-mat-ik], /stroʊˈmæt ɪk/, stromal, stro·ma·tous, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for stroma
Stromata, II, 4: "ἐκ δὲ αἰσθήσεως καὶ τοῦ νοῦ ἡ τῆς ἐπιστήμης συνίσταται οὐσία κοινὸν δὲ νοῦ τε καὶ αἰσθήσεως τὸ ἐναργές."The Basis of Early Christian Theism|Lawrence Thomas Cole
The same functions of storage in advance of fructification are also exercised by the stromata so common in Ascomycetes.
But S. Clement, in his Stromata, translates "every man," as "the whole man."Esoteric Christianity, or The Lesser Mysteries|Annie Besant
"It is sufficient," he said, pushing the Stromata back into his pocket.The Queen Pedauque|Anatole France
The fifth and sixth books of the "Stromata" turn entirely upon the perfection of gnosticism.A Philosophical Dictionary, Volume 6 (of 10)|Franois-Marie Arouet (AKA Voltaire)