ligneous definition

  • adjective:
    • comprising or obtaining the texture or look of wood; woody.
    • Of, or resembling lumber; woody.
    • Containing lignin or xylem.
    • manufactured from lumber; comprising lumber; for the nature of, or resembling, lumber; woody.
    • consisting of or containing lignin or xylem
  • others:
    • composed of or resembling wood; wooden; woody; in botany, having a wood-like texture; woody, as distinguished from herbaceous. Also lignose.

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