Glossary Term: Pre-Crystalline Matrix

(PCM, Precrystalline Matrix)

The putative build-up of calcium and oxalic acid between the wall layers of cystidia prior to calcium-oxalate crystal formation. Crystals appear to form basipetally from this matrix.

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