suberization

noun
su·​ber·​i·​za·​tion | \ ˌsü-bə-rə-ˈzā-shən How to pronounce suberization (audio) \

Definition of suberization

: conversion of the cell walls into corky tissue by infiltration with suberin

Other Words from suberization

suberized \ ˈsü-​bə-​ˌrīzd How to pronounce suberized (audio) \ adjective

First Known Use of suberization

1875, in the meaning defined above

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Dictionary Entries near suberization

suberin

suberite

Suberites

suberization

suberize

suberone

suberose

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