from The American HeritageĀ® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Of or similar to wood.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Characteristic of wood; woody

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Resembling wood; having the nature of wood.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Woody; of the nature of, resembling, or pertaining to xylem or wood; ligneous.


xylo- + -oid (Wiktionary)


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  • Of or similar to wood.

    September 22, 2009