Definition of lignocellulose in English:

lignocellulose

noun

mass nounBotany
  • A complex of lignin and cellulose present in the cell walls of woody plants.

    • ‘Xylose is a major constituent of plant lignocellulose, and its fermentation is important for the bioconversion of plant biomass to fuels and chemicals.’
    • ‘The wide-angle X-ray diffraction study showed that structural changes of cellulose appeared due to the radiation-induced chemical reaction of lignocellulose.’

Pronunciation

lignocellulose

/ˌlɪɡnə(ʊ)ˈsɛljʊləʊz//ˌlɪɡnə(ʊ)ˈsɛljʊləʊs/