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apical meristem

  • The tissue at the tip ("apex") of stems, branches and roots, composed of small, thin-walled cells which are capable of dividing and differentiating (meristem). (≈ Fritts 1976)
German: apikales Meristem
French: méristème apical
Italian: meristema apicale
Spanish: meristemo apical
Portuguese: meristema apical