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(Science: plant biology) The portion of a stem between the level of insertion of two successive leaves or leaf pairs (or branches of an inflorescence). A segment of a stem between two nodes.The portion of stem found between lateral meristems in plants.

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... meristem have only in monocot like bamboo, orchid, pinaple, grass...ect it is a kind of tissue will diferrent to vice-meristem or make the internode longer

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by mothorc
Sun Jul 10, 2005 1:49 pm
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: Meristems?
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... intervals. These interruptions are called nodes of Ranvier, and there is usually one Schwann cell between two successive nodes of Ranvier (an internode). In nonmyelinated nerves, the surface of the Schwann cell surrounds a number of axons"[/quote]

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by b_d_41501
Sun Jun 26, 2005 2:05 pm
Forum: Human Biology
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