xylogen

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

xylo- +‎ -gen

Noun[edit]

xylogen (uncountable)

  1. Nascent wood; wood cells in a forming state.
    • 1858, Grover Coe, Concentrated organic medicines (page 43)
      Xylogen is found in the primary cell-wall, and in the thickening layers of all woody cells.