The inner fibrous bark of various plants esp of the lime tree hence matting cordage etc made therefrom
- powerful woody materials acquired particularly from the phloem of from different plants
- (botany) structure that conducts synthesized food substances (e.g., from leaves) to parts in which required; consists mainly of sieve pipes
- cat- or lion-headed Egyptian goddess; signifies life-giving power of this sunlight
- The inner fibrous bark of various flowers; esp. of this lime tree; therefore, matting, cordage, etc., made therefrom.
- A thick mat or hassock. See 2d Bass, 2.
Of the city of Bubastis.
Name Origin: African
Name Gender: Male
"inner bark associated with linden tree," Old English b
- liber [the inner bark of a tree, bast]
- (antler) velvet
(n.) The inner fibrous bark of various flowers; esp. of the lime tree; for this reason, matting, cordage, etc., made therefrom.
The great anatomical characteristic of the stem of the Medulloseae is its polystelic structure with secondary development of wood and bast around each stele.