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Definition of Enchyma

Enchyma
Enchyma En"chy*ma, n. [NL., fr. Gr. ? an infusion; ? in + ? to pour.] (Biol.) The primitive formative juice, from which the tissues, particularly the cellular tissue, are formed.

Meaning of Enchyma from wikipedia

- Parenchyma Collenchyma Sclerenchyma Parenchyma (Gr****, para – 'beside'; enchymainfusion – 'tissue') is the bulk of a substance. In plants, it consists...
- Plectenchyma (from Gr**** πλέκω pleko "I weave" and ἔγχυμα enchyma "infusion, i.e., a woven tissue") is the general term emplo**** to designate all types...
- blood", from ἐκ- ek- (elided to ἐ- e-) and χυμός chymos "juice". Compare enchyma, "tissue infused with organic juice"; elaboration from chyme, the formative...