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How to use ligule in a sentence
Sheath of the leaves usually more or less extended above the base of the blade into a scarious appendage (ligule).
Leaves linear, frequently involute, and the ligule or throat of the sheath bearded with long villous hairs.
The ligule is a fringe of close-set hairs on an inconspicuous ridge.
The ligule is a narrow membrane with the edge cut into narrow lobes.
The ligule is membranous truncate, glabrous, about 1/16 inch in height.