ligniform

[ lig-nuh-fawrm ]
/ ˈlɪg nəˌfɔrm /

adjective

having the form of wood; resembling wood, as a variety of asbestos.

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Origin of ligniform

First recorded in 1790–1800; ligni- + -form
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British Dictionary definitions for ligniform

ligniform
/ (ˈlɪɡnɪˌfɔːm) /

adjective

having the appearance of wood
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