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- n. Turning to wood; the process of becoming ligneous.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A change in the character of a cell wall, by which it becomes harder. It is supposed to be due to an incrustation of lignin.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The act of lignifying, or the state of being lignified; the process of becoming or of making woody: an alleged conversion of animal matter into wood, not confirmed by scientific investigation.
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