[lig-noh-sel-yuh-lohs] /ˌlɪg noʊˈsɛl yəˌloʊs/
any of various compounds of lignin and comprising the essential part of woody cell walls.
a compound of lignin and cellulose that occurs in the walls of xylem cells in woody tissue
noun, Chemistry. 1. a brown powder consisting of a sulfonate salt made from waste liquor of the sulfate pulping process of soft wood: used in concrete, leather tanning, as an additive in oil-well drilling mud, and as a source of vanillin.
/ˈlɪɡnəm/ noun 1. (Austral) another name for polygonum
[lig-nuh m vahy-tee, vee-tahy] /ˈlɪg nəm ˈvaɪ ti, ˈvi taɪ/ noun 1. either of two tropical American trees, Guaiacum officinale or G. sanctum, of the caltrop family, having very hard, heavy wood. 2. the wood of such a tree, used for making pulley blocks, mallet heads, bearings, etc. 3. any of several other trees yielding […]
[lig-roh-in] /ˈlɪg roʊ ɪn/ noun 1. a flammable mixture of hydrocarbons that boils at from 20°C to 135°C, obtained from petroleum by distillation and used as a solvent. /ˈlɪɡrəʊɪn/ noun 1. a volatile fraction of petroleum containing aliphatic hydrocarbons of the paraffin series. It has an approximate boiling point range of 70°–130°C and is used […]