Definition of Lignify. Meaning of Lignify. Synonyms of Lignify
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Definition of Lignify
LignifyLignify Lig"ni*fy (-f[imac]), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Lignified
(-f[imac]d); p. pr. & vb. n. Lignifying (-f[imac]`[i^]ng).]
[L. lignum wood + -fy: cf. F. lignifier.] (Bot.)
To convert into wood or into a ligneous substance.
Lignify Lig"ni*fy, v. i. (Bot.)
To become wood.
Meaning of Lignify from wikipedia
- support through strengthening
of wood (mainly composed
of xylem cells
and lignified sclerenchyma
fibres) in vascular
plants. The lignols
- of a single
cell layer. As the plant becomes
older, more endoderm
. The following chart shows
the tissues produced
by the endoderm. The embryonic...
- that have lignified tissues
(the xylem) for conducting water
and minerals throughout
the plant. They also have a specialized
from others. As they reach
a relatively advanced
age and the roots lignify
they are called
tree chili. Of all the domesticated...
of two types
of cells, sclereids
that have thickened, lignified secondary walls
laid down inside
of the primary
cell wall. The secondary...
of new growth. Sclerenchyma cells
have thick lignified secondary walls
die when mature. Sclerenchyma provides
to dark brown, usually
simple, often upright
straight, slightly lignified
at the base. In poor growing
conditions, the plants
- exceptions). The definitive characteristic
of a drupe
is that the hard, "lignified
"pit") is derived
from the ovary
wall of the...
to give rise to a new individual
plant. Exceptions include highly lignified
cells, the sclerenchyma
and xylem which
are dead at maturity, and the...
- small, 1–9 cm (1⁄2–3 1⁄2 in) long, green
or purple, brown
(called now strobilus) 5–8 months after
pollination; in about
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