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lignification

the formation of wood by the deposition of LIGNIN in both primary and secondary cell walls.
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There was Prado's Landing - least said, soonest forgotten - and Lignify and Always Believe, who did win a $21,000 allowance race.
Sheikh Mohammed's organisation has recruited Argentinian mare Lignify and will aim her at the Dubai World Cup in March.
While almost every tissue in grasses will lignify to some extent (Engels and Schuurmans, 1992), lignification of alfalfa stems occurs in a limited number of tissues (Wilson, 1993; Vallet et al., 1996; Engels and Jung, 1998).
Worldly Manner's eclipse completed a miserable day for Godolphin in the US, with their Churchill Downs runners Lignify and Mitchigan also beating just one rival home in their respective races.
In more serious cases--especially for Gewuztraminer--cane development remains limited throughout the growing season to the extent that no cane is able to lignify.
Supportive tissues lignify to a greater extent than mesophyll parenchymous tissues.