lignification definition

  • noun:
    • embracing lumber; the entire process of becoming ligneous.
    • a modification of the smoothness of a cell wall surface, wherein it becomes harder. Its said to be as a result of an incrustation of lignin.
    • The act of lignifying, or even the condition of being lignified; the process of getting or of making woody: an alleged transformation of animal matter into lumber, maybe not confirmed by scientific investigation.

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