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Vascular


/ˈvaskyələr/

Adjective

1. (Zoology)
Vascular in zoology and medicine means “related to blood vessels”, which are part of the circulatory system. Its origin is in the Latin word vasculum, meaning little vessel. (wikipedia.org)

2. (Anatomy)
Of, pertaining to, or containing vessels that conduct or circulate fluids, such as blood, lymph, or sap, through the body of an animal or plant. (wiktionary.org)

3. Of, relating to, affecting, or consisting of a vessel or vessels, esp. those that carry blood. (biology-online.org)

4. (Botany) Relating to or denoting the plant tissues (xylem and phloem) that conduct water, sap, and nutrients in flowering plants, ferns, and their relatives. (biology-online.org)


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