Definition of Endodermis. Meaning of Endodermis. Synonyms of Endodermis

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Definition of Endodermis

Endodermis
Endodermis En`do*der"mis, n. [NL. See Endoderm.] (Bot.) A layer of cells forming a kind of cuticle inside of the proper cortical layer, or surrounding an individual fibrovascular bundle.

Meaning of Endodermis from wikipedia

- to the inside. The endodermis is the boundary between the cortex and the stele. In many seedless vascular plants, the endodermis is a distinctly visible...
- outside the endodermis must be actively transported across an endodermal cell membrane to enter or exit the endodermis. Once inside the endodermis, the ions...
- secondary growth, the roots commonly develop only endodermis with Casparian strips. In many of those, the endodermis is later discarded, together with the cortex...
- cylinder of parenchyma or sclerenchyma cells that lies just inside the endodermis and is the outer most part of the stele of plants. Although it is composed...
- defines the outermost boundary of the stele. Outside the stele lies the endodermis, which is the innermost cell layer of the cortex. The concept of the stele...
- much larger vascular cross sections producing strong woody tissue. An endodermis may have evolved in the earliest plant roots during the Devonian, but...
- storage in the form of starch. The innermost layer of the cortex is the endodermis. On a lichen, the cortex is the "skin", or outer layer of thallus tissue...
- Geldner's research at the University of Lausanne is focused on root endodermis, specifically the formation of the Casparian strips and suberin lamellae...
- the form of hydroids, tracheids, then secondary xylem, followed by an endodermis and ultimately vessels. The high CO 2 levels of Silurian-Devonian times...
- trichomes. A cortex consisting of hypodermis (collenchyma cells) and endodermis (starch containing cells) is present above the pericycle and vascular...
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