lignicolous

lignicole (ˈlɪɡnɪˌkəʊl)

/ (lɪɡˈnɪkələs) /

adjective

growing or living on or in wood

Nearby words

  1. lignaloes,
  2. ligne,
  3. ligneous,
  4. lignes,
  5. ligni-,
  6. ligniform,
  7. lignify,
  8. lignin,
  9. lignin sulfonate,
  10. lignite

Word Origin for lignicolous

C19: ligni- + -colous

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