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Ground tissue - Wikipedia

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The ground tissue of plants includes all tissues that are neither dermal nor vascular. It can be divided into three classes based on the nature of the cell walls. Parenchyma cells have thin primary ...

sclerenchyma | plant tissue | Britannica.com

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Jul 20, 1998 ... Any of various kinds of hard, woody cells that serve the function of support in plants. Mature sclerenchyma cells are dead cells that have heavily ...

Sclerenchyma Cells: Function & Location - Video & Lesson ...

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Plants contain a variety of cells that perform specific functions. In this lesson, you will learn about a type of cells known as sclerenchyma to...

Plant Structure

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Jun 6, 2007 ... Parenchyma, collenchyma, and sclerenchyma cells are common in the ground tissue. Vascular tissue transports food, water, hormones and ...

What is the function of sclerenchyma cells? | Reference.com

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Sclerenchyma cells provide protective, vascular and supportive functions, according to the McGraw-Hill Higher Education. They have fibers and sclereids, which ...

Sclerenchyma - Encyclopedia of Life Sciences

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Sclerenchyma is a specialised tissue, adapted to withstand both compressive and tensile stresses in plants. Sclerenchyma cell types may be divided into fibres,  ...

Plant Cells - Furman University

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Nectary cells: Secretion. Epidermal cells: Protection, support, reduction of water loss. Sclerenchyma cells: Sclereids: Protection and support. Periderm, Cork cells  ...

Sclerenchyma | Tutorvista.com

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The sclerenchyma cells are usually elongated, with tapering ends. Such cells are commonly described as sclerenchyma fibres. In some cases, the cells are ...

Plant Tissues - Kimball's Biology Pages

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Meristematic; Protective; Parenchyma; Sclerenchyma; Collenchyma; Xylem ... Sclerenchyma cells are usually found associated with other cells types and give ...

Sclerenchyma Cells and Tissues

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Sclerenchyma cells or tissues are variable in appearance but one key attribute of all types is the thick secondary wall. In longitudinal sections sclerenchyma cell ...