Definition of dictyostele in English:

dictyostele

noun

Botany
  • A type of stele found in certain vascular plants (especially ferns) which is broken up into a network of meristeles separated by parenchymatous areas usually associated with leaf-gaps.

Origin

Early 20th century. From dictyo- + stele.

Pronunciation

dictyostele

/ˈdɪktɪəstiːl/