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cambiumnoun [C or U]

uk   us   /ˈkæm.bi.əm/ (plural cambiums or cambia ) specialized
a ​layer of ​cells in the ​roots and ​stems of some ​plants that ​divide to ​produce new ​tissue, such as xylem and phloem
(Definition of cambium from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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cambiumnoun [U]

 /ˈkæm·bi·əm/
biology the ​layer of ​growingtissue between the bark (= ​outercovering) and the ​wood of a ​tree that ​produces new ​bark and ​wood
(Definition of cambium from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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