nonwoody

adjective
non·​woody | \ ˌnän-ˈwu̇-dē How to pronounce nonwoody (audio) \

Definition of nonwoody

1 : not of or containing wood or wood fibers nonwoody parts of plants
2 : not having woody parts nonwoody shrubs

First Known Use of nonwoody

1900, in the meaning defined at sense 2

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“Nonwoody.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nonwoody. Accessed 22 Feb. 2020.

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