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  • Lignaloes

    [lahy-nal-ohz, lig-] /laɪˈnæl oʊz, lɪg-/ noun, (used with a singular verb) 1. . /laɪˈnæləʊz; lɪɡ-/ noun 1. (functioning as sing) another name for eaglewood (sense 2)

  • Lign-aloes

    (only in pl., Heb. ‘ahalim), a perfume derived from some Oriental tree (Num. 24:6), probably the agallochum or aloe-wood. (See ALOES ØT0000183).

  • Ligne

    [leen; French leen-yuh] /lin; French ˈlin yə/ noun, plural lignes [leenz; French leen-yuh] /linz; French ˈlin yə/ (Show IPA) 1. (in Swiss watchmaking) a unit equal to 0.0888 inch or 2.2558 millimeters, divided into 12 douziemes: used mainly to gauge the thickness of a movement. 2. 1 (def 44).

  • Ligneous

    [lig-nee-uh s] /ˈlɪg ni əs/ adjective 1. of the nature of or resembling wood; woody. /ˈlɪɡnɪəs/ adjective 1. of or resembling wood adj. “woody,” 1620s, from French ligneux and directly from Latin ligneus, from lignum “wood, firewood” (see ligni-).

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