[ soo-ber-uh-zey-shuhn ]
/ ˌsu bər əˈzeɪ ʃən /
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the impregnation of cell walls with suberin, causing the formation of cork.
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Example sentences from the Web for suberization
The leaf scar is protected by a corky change (suberization) in the walls of the exposed cells.
This decaying is a very complicated process, being preceded in every case by a suberization and thickening of the cell walls.The Peaches of New York|U. P. Hedrick