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Science Vascular Plants

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vascular plant
a plant with an internal system of tubes for transporting nutrients to it's roots,stems,and leaves
xylem
the hollow cells of a plant that transport water and minerals to plant cells
phloem
the long cells through which nutrients, such as sugars, are distributed in a plant
sap
a sugar-rich liquid transported by phloem
vascular bundles
the group of xylem tubes and phloem tubes in a vascular plant
palmate
A leaf vein pattern in which there are several veins that all start at one point near the base. The veins look like fingers of a hand.
pinnate
A leaf vein that looks like a feather. There is one main vein that has smaller veins branching off sideways from it.
parallel
A leaf vein pattern in which the veins are straight lines all running in the same direction.
classify
to arrange or organize according to class or category