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A Grammatical Dictionary of Botanical Latin

 
lign-, ligni-, ligno-: in L. comp. ‘wood-, wooden’ [> L. lignum,-i (s.n.II) ‘wood’]; see wood-;

- lignicaulis, with woody stem; ligniceps,-cipitis (adj.B), with a woody head; lignicola,-ae (s.f.I, noun in apposition), lignicole, lignicolous, dwelling on wood; lignicolor,-oris, the color of freshly cut wood, more or less tawny (decl. see -color); lignipes,-pedis (adj.B), with a wooden or woody stalk.

 

A work in progress, presently with preliminary A through R, and S, and with S (in part) through Z essentially completed.
Copyright © P. M. Eckel 2010-2017

 
 
 
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