lignum lignum

Definition(s):

  • (n) woody tissue

Usage(s):

  1. The bat, made out of a lignum-vitae railroad tie, was four ounces over weight.
  2. Most Congressmen bring their own bowling balls, of lignum vitae or composition rubber, in specially tailored leather cases.

News

  1. Conifex Announces Completion of Previously Announced Acquisition of Lumber Marketing and Distribution Business

    Conifex Timber Inc. today announced that it has completed its previously announced acquisition of Lignum Forest Products LLP , a private partnership which operates a lumber marketing and distribution business....
    on February 3, 2014     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

  2. Five Star Wealth award issued to Bedford's Nathan O'Loughlin

    Nathan O'Loughlin, of Bedford, a financial adviser with Lignum Wealth Management in Lynnfield, has been recognized for outstanding client service, through Boston magazine's 2014 Five Star Wealth Manager Award.
    on February 2, 2014     Source: Lowell Sun

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