noun Botany.
any of various compounds of lignin and cellulose comprising the essential part of woody cell walls.

1895–1900; ligno- + cellulose

lignocellulosic [lig-noh-sel-yuh-los-ik] , adjective Unabridged
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lignocellulose (ˌlɪɡnəʊˈsɛljʊˌləʊs, -ˌləʊz)
a compound of lignin and cellulose that occurs in the walls of xylem cells in woody tissue

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The goal of this project is to prove the commercial viability of the lignocellulose-to-ethanol process.
Properties of alkaline peroxide-treated lignocellulose.
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