Suberize
Suberize Su"ber*ize, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {-ized}; p. pr. & vb. n. {-izing}.] [L. suber cork.] (Bot.) To effect suberization of. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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  • suberize — (Amer.) v. (Botany) convert into cork tissue through the formation of suberin, perform suberization, cause to go through suberization (also suberise) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • suberize — [so͞o′bər īz΄] vt. suberized, suberizing [L suber, cork + IZE] Bot. to make impermeable by the formation of suberin in the cell walls, changing them into cork suberization n …   English World dictionary

  • suberize — /sooh beuh ruyz /, v.t., suberized, suberizing. Bot. to convert into cork tissue. Also, esp. Brit., suberise. [1880 85; < L suber cork + IZE] * * * …   Universalium

  • suberize — su·ber·ize …   English syllables

  • suberize — …   Useful english dictionary

  • -ized — Suberize Su ber*ize, v. t. [imp. & p. p. { ized}; p. pr. & vb. n. { izing}.] [L. suber cork.] (Bot.) To effect suberization of. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • -izing — Suberize Su ber*ize, v. t. [imp. & p. p. { ized}; p. pr. & vb. n. { izing}.] [L. suber cork.] (Bot.) To effect suberization of. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • suberized — suberize (Amer.) v. (Botany) convert into cork tissue through the formation of suberin, perform suberization, cause to go through suberization (also suberise) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • suberizes — suberize (Amer.) v. (Botany) convert into cork tissue through the formation of suberin, perform suberization, cause to go through suberization (also suberise) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • suberizing — suberize (Amer.) v. (Botany) convert into cork tissue through the formation of suberin, perform suberization, cause to go through suberization (also suberise) …   English contemporary dictionary

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