Meaning of isodiametric in English:


Pronunciation /ˌʌɪsə(ʊ)dʌɪəˈmɛtrɪk/


  • (of a cell, spore, etc.) roughly spherical or polyhedral.

    ‘By continued cell divisions and enlargement of daughter cells, this tissue with its isodiametric cells rapidly expanded in both radial and tangential directions.’
    • ‘Epidermal cells are isodiametric in the laminar portions of the leaf and distinctly elongate above the veins.’
    • ‘Short isodiametric parenchyma cells could be distinguished amongst expanding longer cells.’
    • ‘Search for the clusters of these small, more or less isodiametric cells.’
    • ‘These species had roots with uniseriate epidermis and cortex with isodiametric cells.’