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Meaning of "mesophyll" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF MESOPHYLL

mesophyll  [ˈmɛsəʊˌfɪl] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF MESOPHYLL

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pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
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Mesophyll is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES MESOPHYLL MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of mesophyll in the English dictionary

The definition of mesophyll in the dictionary is the soft chlorophyll-containing tissue of a leaf between the upper and lower layers of epidermis: involved in photosynthesis.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH MESOPHYLL


acidophil
ˈæsɪdəʊˌfɪl
anglophil
ˈæŋɡləʊˌfɪl
audiophil
ˈɔːdɪəʊˌfɪl
backfill
ˈbækˌfɪl
cataphyll
ˈkætəˌfɪl
eosinophil
ˌiːəʊˈsɪnəˌfɪl
fiberfill
ˈfaɪbəˌfɪl
fibrefill
ˈfaɪbəˌfɪl
Germanophil
dʒɜːˈmænəˌfɪl
heterophil
ˈhetərəˌfɪl
hypsophyll
ˈhɪpsəʊˌfɪl
landfill
ˈlændˌfɪl
multifil
ˈmʌltɪˌfɪl
neutrophil
ˈnjuːtrəˌfɪl
oxyphil
ˈɒksɪˌfɪl
photophil
ˈfəʊtəʊˌfɪl
rheophil
ˈriːəˌfɪl
Russophil
ˈrʌsəʊˌfɪl
sclerophyll
ˈsklɛrəʊˌfɪl
thermophil
ˈθɜːməʊˌfɪl

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE MESOPHYLL

mesomorphy
meson
mesonephric
mesonephroi
mesonephros
mesonic
mesopause
mesopelagic
mesophile
mesophilic
mesophyllic
mesophyllous
mesophyte
mesophytic
Mesopotamia
Mesopotamian
mesoscale
mesoscaphe
mesosome
mesosphere

WORDS THAT END LIKE MESOPHYLL

argyll
chlorophyll
cladophyll
ghyll
idyll
Jekyll
Llanfairpwllgwyngyll
megaphyll
megasporophyll
microphyll
microsporophyll
prophyll
sporophyll
xanthophyll

Synonyms and antonyms of mesophyll in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «mesophyll» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF MESOPHYLL

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Translator English - Chinese

叶肉
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

mesófilo
570 millions of speakers

English

mesophyll
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

मेज़ोफिल
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

ورقة
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

мезофилл
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

mesofilo
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

mesophyll
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

mésophylle
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Mesophyll
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Mesophyll
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

葉肉
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

엽육
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Mesophyll
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

mesophyll
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

விதைத் துளை
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

मेसोफिल
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

mezofil
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

mesofillo
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

mezofil
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

мезофилл
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

mezofil
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

μεσόφυλλου
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

mesofil
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

mesophyll
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

mesophyll
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of mesophyll

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «MESOPHYLL»

The term «mesophyll» is regularly used and occupies the 89.477 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «MESOPHYLL» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about mesophyll

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «MESOPHYLL»

Discover the use of mesophyll in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to mesophyll and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Introductory Botany: Plants, People, and the Environment, ...
The photosynthetic ground tissue of the leaf, the mesophyll, is sandwiched between the upper epidermis and the lower epidermis. The word mesophyll comes from Greek and means “the middle of the leaf.” Mesophyll cells, which are  ...
Linda Berg, 2007
2
Handbook of Plant Science
In monocotyledonous leaves, all the mesophyll is derived from the L2 layer. The spatial differentiation of palisade and spongy mesophyll cells in a leaf reflects the dorsoventral axis which exists between the top and bottom of a leaf. Precisely ...
3
Plant Biochemistry
Bundlesheath chloroplasts thus export glycerate-3-P and import triose-P, in contrast to their C; or mesophyll counterparts, while regulation of triose-P consumption in the mesophyll is a function which is largely removed from the mesophyll P; ...
P. M. Dey, J. B. Harborne, 1997
4
Teaching Plant Anatomy Through Creative Laboratory Exercises
illustrate the common differentiation of the mesophyll into palisade mesophyll, usually located towards the upper epidermis, and spongy mesophyll, towards the lower epidermis (Fig. 255). Spongy mesophyll is so named because of the large  ...
R. Larry Peterson, Carol A. Peterson, Lewis H. Melville, 2008
5
Integrative Plant Anatomy
Pinus is unusual among conifers in that the mesophyll tissue is composed of lobed cells or cells with enfolded wall ridges that project into the cell interior. In transverse view, the mesophyll appears compact, but longitudinal sections reveal  ...
William C. Dickison, 2000
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Redesigning Rice Photosynthesis to Increase Yield
Interconversion of metabolites of the C3 and C4 cycles. lnterconversion of glycerate-3-P and PEP, by phosphoglycerate mutase and enolase in the mesophyll cytosol, provides metabolic communication between the C4 and Benson-Calvin ...
J. E. Sheehy, Bill Hardy, Peter L. Mitchell, 2000
7
The Molecular Life of Plants
The spatial distribution of mesophyll and bundle sheath cells in Kranz anatomy is reflected in localization of the biochemical pathways that are critical for the organization and operation of C4 photosynthesis. Carboxylation via PEPC occurs in ...
Russell Jones, Helen Ougham, Howard Thomas, 2012
8
Thirty Years of Photosynthesis: 1974 - 2004
Distinct starch phosphorylase forms have been found in bundle-sheath and mesophyll cells of maize [MATEYKA and SCHNARRENBERGER 1984]. Acetyl- Coa carboxylase (see Sect. 9} is present in epidermal and mesophyll protoplasts and ...
Ulrich Lüttge, Grahame J. Kelly, Erwin Latzko, 2006
9
Volume 4 - Plant Structure & Function
epidermis palisade mesophyll xylem phloem stomata 1 2 3 4 5 spongy mesophyll vascular tissue Figure 27.10 Animated Anatomy of a eudicot leaf. 1 The upper leaf surface is epidermis with a secreted layer of cuticle. 2 The lower leaf surface  ...
Cecie Starr, Ralph Taggart, Christine Evers, 2012
10
Biology: The Unity and Diversity of Life
epidermis 6 palisade mesophyll +— spongy mesophyll vascular tissue Figure 27.10 Animated Anatomy of a eudicot leaf. 0 The upper leaf surface is epidermis with a secreted layer of cuticle. e The lower leaf surface is also covered with cuticle.
Cecie Starr, Ralph Taggart, Christine Evers, 2012

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «MESOPHYLL»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term mesophyll is used in the context of the following news items.
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Rhizobium–legume symbiosis in the absence of Nod factors: two …
Cell wall regeneration and cell division in isolated tobacco mesophyll protoplasts. Planta 92: 301–308. | Article | PubMed | ISI |; Okazaki S, ... «Nature.com, Jul 15»
2
Genome-wide Identification and Expression Analysis of the CDPK …
... we examined the subcellular localization of VpCDPKs by transiently expressing six VpCDPK-GFP fusion proteins in Arabidopsis mesophyll ... «7thSpace Interactive, Jun 15»
3
Ranger Steve's Nature Niche: Sunscreen In Plants
It also is more abundant in photosynthetic cells beneath the palisade cells know as spongy mesophyll cells. Studies are trying to understand ... «Rockford Squire, Jun 15»
4
PSI's most wanted: Western Flower Thrip
They do not feed in the phloem sieve tubes like aphids and whiteflies but instead feed on the mesophyll and epidermal cells of leaf tissues. «Greenhouse Management, Apr 15»
5
Tomato crop under caterpillar attack
“The larvae feed on mesophyll tissues and make irregular mine on the leaf surface. Sometimes, the damage can be 100 per cent, which has ... «The Hindu, Mar 15»
6
Tomato crop under pest attack
“The larvae feed on mesophyll tissues and make irregular mine on the leaf surface. Sometimes, the damage can be 100 per cent, which has ... «The Hindu, Mar 15»
7
A history of Aloe vera: from the Arabian desert to that cream you use …
Aloes in this region are characterised by leathery leaves that protect the water storing leaf mesophyll. So does the evolutionary distinctiveness ... «BMC Pediatrics, Feb 15»
8
Zoolander's greatest fashion predictions: onesies, fancy coffees and …
You look so undignified. Reply | Pick. Report. mesophyll Will_CADforFood ... Will_CADforFood mesophyll. 16 Feb 2015 8:23. 44 45. Like you, I ... «The Guardian, Feb 15»
9
Alien pest likely to cause tomato destruction
The larvae, which feed on mesophyll tissues and leave irregular mine on the leaf surface, can attack tomato seedlings and mature plants as ... «IPPmedia, Jan 15»
10
Students present research at conference
“You have to eat your raw greens, because my group showed that the spongy interior of all leaves (called mesophyll) is composed of cells that ... «Suffolk News-Herald, Dec 14»

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« EDUCALINGO. Mesophyll [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/mesophyll>. Aug 2019 ».
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