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meristems
Subject Category
F Plant Science and Plant Products
S Biological Sciences
Definition
A group of plant cells that are capable of dividing infinitely and whose main function is the production of new growth at the growing tip of a root or stem.
Definition Source
Medical Subject Headings 2014
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http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/11026.rdf
Persistent URI:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/11026
Broader Term
plant tissues
Narrower Term
apical meristems
cambium
flower primordia
leaf meristems
root meristems
shoot meristems
Spanish
meristemas
Term Number
11026