Meaning of LIGNIFY in English

LIGNIFY

— lignification , n.

/lig"neuh fuy'/ , v. , lignified, lignifying .

v.t.

1. to convert into wood; cause to become woody.

v.i.

2. to become wood or woody.

[ 1820-30; LIGNI- + -FY ]

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