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lign-

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variant of ligni- before a vowel: lignite.

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Example sentences from the Web for lign-

  • Aloes: the fragrant resin of the agalloch or lign-aloe of Scripture.

  • But they were descried; M. de Lign told me of this, saying, 'I can see the two Herons up above still rising.

    Reptiles and Birds|Louis Figuier
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