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In proportion as they increase in age and in strength—especially in their last year—do they attack also ligneous vegetation.The Insect World|Louis Figuier
The fragile ligneous cylinder would certainly have been broken during such transportation.
The cellular tissue itself, which forms usually only a twentieth or twenty-fifth of the whole weight, consists of ligneous fibre.A Dictionary of Arts, Manufactures and Mines|Andrew Ure
A and D include twenty ligneous species out of forty-nine, that is about forty-one per cent.Origin of Cultivated Plants|Alphonse De Candolle
Also we allowed our teeth to play with the ligneous hardtack and finally fatigued with our exertions we slept soundly.Springfield in the Spanish American War|Walter W. Ward