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Word: ligneous

Definition: like wood


Sentences Containing 'ligneous'

GoiteƱo, nupe, jacatupe or Amazonian yam bean ("Pachyrhizus tuberosus") is an annual vine that is characterized by a wrapped and herbaceous stem and a ligneous base.
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