Definition of mesophyllous in English:

mesophyllous

adjective

Botany
  • See mesophyll

    • ‘In more humid areas, an exuberant mesophyllous mountain forest with several strata and abundant climbers and epiphytes.’
    • ‘Leaves are mesophyllous and often covered with epiphytic growth.’
    • ‘The result showed that mesophyllous cell in cotton was sensitive to plant diseases, insect pests and higher level dose.’
    • ‘Proper management of the mesophyllous montane forests is essential to maintain their catchment of rainfall.’
    • ‘In the south-eastern part of the region the mesophyllous belt is represented by ash and hornbeam.’