Sentence Examples

  • The only pathways for the gases which thus pass between the cells of the mesophyll and the outside air are the stomata.
  • In the leafy shoot this function is mainly localized in the cortical tissue of the leaves, known as mesophyll, Mesophyli.
  • In fleshy leaves which contain a great bulk of tissue in relation to their chlorophyll content, the central mesophyll contains little or no chlorophyll and acts as waterstorage tissue.
  • The cells of these sheaths are often distinguished from the rest of the mesophyll by containing little or no chlorophyll.
  • Chiefly, they provide a number of channels, penetrating every part of the leaf, along which water and dissolved salts are conveyed to, and elaborated food-substances from, the mesophyll cells.