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  • adj. Half or partially ligneous.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Half or partially ligneous, as a stem partly woody and partly herbaceous.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Half or partially ligneous or woody: in botany noting a stem which is woody at the base and herbaceous at the top, as in common rue, sage, and thyme.

Etymologies

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semi- +‎ ligneous

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