HyperDic: plant_material

English > 1 sense of the expression plant material:
NOUNsubstanceplant material, plant substancematerial derived from plants
English > plant material: 1 sense > noun 1, substance
Meaningmaterial derived from plants.
Synonymplant substance
Narrowerchaff, husk, shuck, stalk, straw, stubblematerial consisting of seed coverings and small pieces of stem or leaves that have been separated from the seeds
corkOuter bark of the cork oak
cutin(biochemistry) a waxy transparent material that occurs in the cuticle of plants and consists of highly polymerized esters of fatty acids
plant productA product made from plant material
vegetable tallowA waxy fat obtained from certain plants (e.g. bayberry) and used as tallow
woodThe hard fibrous lignified substance under the bark of trees
Broadermaterial, stuffThe tangible / tangible substance that goes into the makeup of a physical object
Spanishmateria vegetal
Catalanmatèria vegetal

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