"Trichomes" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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Hair-like extensions on specialized epidermal surfaces of plants which protect against damage from insects, animals, light degradation and fungal infection. Trichomes may also occur on certain unicellular EUKARYOTES.
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Characterization of the formation of branched short-chain fatty acid:CoAs for bitter acid biosynthesis in hop glandular trichomes. Mol Plant. 2013 Jul; 6(4):1301-17.