Mesophyll meaning

mĕz'ə-fĭl', mĕs'-
The soft tissue (green parenchyma) inside a leaf, between the lower epidermis and the upper, chiefly concerned in photosynthesis.
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The tissues of a leaf that are located in between the layers of epidermis and carry on photosynthesis, consisting of the palisade layer and the spongy parenchyma . Most mesophyll cells contain chloroplasts.
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The definition of mesophyll is the soft tissue inside a leaf.

An example of mesophyll is the tissue in the leaf that plays an important role in photosynthesis.

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The photosynthetic tissue of a leaf, located between the upper and lower epidermis.
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(botany) The soft internal parenchyma of a leaf.
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