resin duct
noun see resin canal

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • resin duct — noun see resin canal * * * Bot. a tube or duct in a woody stem or a leaf, esp. in conifers, lined with glandular epithelium that secretes resins. Also called resin canal. [1880 85] * * * resin duct, a canal in the wood of trees, especially… …   Useful english dictionary

  • resin duct — Bot. a tube or duct in a woody stem or a leaf, esp. in conifers, lined with glandular epithelium that secretes resins. Also called resin canal. [1880 85] * * * …   Universalium

  • Resin acid — Resin acids are protectants and wood preservatives that are produced by parenchymatous epithelial cells that surround the resin ducts in trees from temperate coniferous forests. The resin acids are formed when two and three carbon molecules… …   Wikipedia

  • resin passage — resin passage, = resin duct. (Cf. ↑resin duct) …   Useful english dictionary

  • resin canal — noun or resin duct : a tubular intercellular space in gymnosperms and some angiosperms that occurs either normally or in response to injury, is formed either by dissolution of cells or by splitting of the walls of adjacent layers of cells, and is …   Useful english dictionary

  • resin canal — noun Date: 1884 a tubular intercellular space in gymnosperms and some angiosperms that is lined with epithelial cells which secrete resin called also resin duct …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • duct — [dukt] n. [ML ducta, conduit < L ductus, a leading, conducting, pp. of ducere, to lead < IE base * deuk , to pull > TOW1, TUG, L dux, leader] 1. a tube, channel, or canal through which a gas or liquid moves 2. a tube in the body for the… …   English World dictionary

  • resincanal — resin canal n. An intercellular tube lined with resin secreting cells, found in the wood and leaves of many gymnosperms. Also called resin duct. * * * …   Universalium

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