lignin

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noun lig·nin \ˈlig-nən\

Definition of lignin

  1. :  an amorphous polymer related to cellulose that provides rigidity and together with cellulose forms the woody cell walls of plants and the cementing material between them

1822

First Known Use of lignin

1822


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lignin

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noun lig·nin \ˈlig-nən\

Medical Definition of lignin

  1. :  an amorphous polymeric substance related to cellulose that together with cellulose forms the woody cell walls of plants and the cementing material between them


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