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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The conversion of cell walls into a material that repels water, as in cork.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The conversion of cell walls into a material which repels water, as in cork.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In botany, a modification of cell-walls by which they become impermeable to water through the presence of cutin. Also called cuticularization.

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