Definitions for "Phloëm"
That portion of fibrovascular bundles which corresponds to the inner bark; the liber tissue; -- distinguished from xylem.
Part of the plant's vascular system adapted to the transport of photosynthetic products from leaves to the rest of the plant.
The part of a vascular bundle consisting of sleeve tubes, companion cells, parenchyma, and fibres and forming the food-conducting tissue of a plant.
an electrical conductor of bioelectrochemical impulses over long distances