of, or having the nature of, wood; woody
Origin of ligneousClassical Latin ligneus ; from lignum, wood ; from an unverified form legnom, collected wood ; from base of legere, to collect: see logic
Consisting of or having the texture or appearance of wood; woody.
Origin of ligneousFrom Latin ligneus, from lignum, wood; see leg- in Indo-European roots.
(comparative more ligneous, superlative most ligneous)