• Definition for "callose"
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callose definition

  • noun:
    • Botany A complex branched carbohydrate commonly related to sieve aspects of sieve elements.
    • A plant polysaccharide comprising glucose deposits linked collectively through β-1,3-linkages, produced chiefly responding to wounding and infection.
    • Botany A complex branched carb frequently related to sieve regions of sieve elements.
    • A plant polysaccharide comprising glucose deposits connected together through β-1,3-linkages, created mainly responding to wounding and infection.
  • adjective:
    • Furnished with protuberant or hardened spots.
    • Furnished with protuberant or hardened spots.
  • others:
    • In botany and zoology, having callosities or difficult spots; callous; hardened.
    • In botany and zoology, having callosities or hard spots; callous; hardened.
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