One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
The conducting elements and associated parenchyma of a vascular bundle (as opposed to the strengthening mechanical elements). Now historical.
Late 19th century; earliest use found in George Goodale (1839–1923). From German Mestom from ancient Greek μέστωμα from μεστοῦν to fill up (from μεστός full, of unknown origin) + -ωμα.
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