Lignosae

plural noun Lig·no·sae \ligˈnō(ˌ)sē\

Definition of Lignosae

in some classifications

  1. :  a phylum comprising all those plants that are fundamentally woody and remain predominantly so — compare herbaceae

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Origin and Etymology of lignosae

New Latin, from Latin, feminine plural of lignosus woody, from lign- + -osus -ous


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