Thesaurus / ligneous

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The list of the sites that suit her would almost form a complete catalogue of the ligneous flora.

The cassava cakes sent to Europe are composed almost entirely of starch, along with a few fibres of the ligneous matter.

This goblet was the ligneous and impermeable capsule, the fruit, naturally and deeply hollowed out, of a tree called quatela.

The cellular tissue itself, which forms usually only a twentieth or twenty-fifth of the whole weight, consists of ligneous fibre.

With the diminished moisture the green gardens of France are replaced in Gobi by ligneous plants covered with a gray down.

In proportion as they increase in age and in strength—especially in their last year—do they attack also ligneous vegetation.

The Insect WorldLouis Figuier

Everywhere else is the ligneous fence, generally too hard and thick to break through.

The outside of the durian is ligneous and is covered with strong prickles of nearly an inch long.

My Friends the SavagesGiovanni Battista Cerruti

Ligneous, or woody tissue (lignin) is indurated cellulose, hardened by age.

The Stock-Feeder's ManualCharles Alexander Cameron

The native dress is made of the bark of trees, smashed with stones, to extract the ligneous parts.

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