Siphonostele meaning

sī-fŏnə-stēl, sīfə-nə-stēlē
A stele in which the vascular tissue is in the form of a cylinder surrounding the pith, as in the stems of most ferns and other seedless vascular plants.
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(botany) A type of stele, in which the vascular tissue in the stem forms a cylinder surrounding a central pith and possessing leaf gaps.
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A stele in which the vascular tissue is in the form of a cylinder surrounding the pith, as in the stems of most ferns and other seedless vascular plants.
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A type of vascular system consisting of a ring of vascular bundles surrounding a central pith.
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Origin of siphonostele

  • siphon stele

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition