Meaning of MESTOME in English


ˈmeˌstōm noun

also mes·tom -täm

( -s )

Etymology: German mestom, from Greek mestos full + German -om -ome; akin to Greek medea, mezea, mēdea, plural, male genitals, Middle Irish mess acorns, Welsh mes, plural, acorns, and perhaps to Middle Irish mess fosterling

of a vascular plant : the conducting tissues comprising leptome and hadrome — compare stereome

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