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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Having a woody stem.

Usage examples (8)
  • These are beautiful and floriferous, woody-stemmed small shrubs.
  • Poison ivy is rarely desirable, but the orange-red leaves of this woody-stemmed vine are quite ornamental.
  • In most cases, woody-stemmed tropicals should not be cut back until early spring unless you can't fit them into the house!
  • In spite of their relatively compact size, each adult mammoth consumed large quantities of food every day, primarily woody-stemmed tall grass and occasional small trees. for more
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