Definition of Suber

1. Noun. (dated technical) Cork, or the corresponding layer of woody tissue below the epidermis of a plant ¹



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Definition of Suber

1. phellem [n -S] - See also: phellem

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Suber

subentries
subentry
subependymal
subepicardial
subepidermal
subepiglottic
subepithelia
subepithelial
subepithelium
subepoch
subepochs
subequal
subequation
subequations
subequatorial
suber (current term)
suberate
suberates
suberect
suberic
suberic acid
suberin
suberins
suberise
suberised
suberises
suberising
suberization
suberizations
suberize

Literary usage of Suber

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1. A System of Chemistry for the Use of Students of Medicine by Franklin Bache (1819)
"OF suber. 1. COMMON cork, the outer bark of the quercus suber, suber or has been ascertained to possess peculiar chemical proper- cor.k> * pe~ ties, ..."

2. Proceedings of the American Pharmaceutical Association at the Annual Meeting by American Pharmaceutical Association, National Pharmaceutical Convention, American Pharmaceutical Association Meeting (1890)
"RE, AS A SUBSTITUTE FOR QUERCUS suber. BY AO INGALLS. ... possible substitute for the Quercus suber, and under the impression that it might possess a future ..."

3. An Encyclopaedia of Trees and Shrubs: Being the Arboretum Et Fruticetum by John Claudius Loudon (1869)
"suber angustifolium Bauh. Pin. 424., Du Ham. Arb. 2. p. 291. t. 81. ... Q. Pseudo-suber Hurt. — Leaves large, and variously dentate, as in Jig. 1622. «. ..."

4. The Elements of Experimental Chemistry by William Henry (1823)
"They consisted of suber, probably, however, not perfectly pure: l>ut «>i its properties in that state, we have as yet no accurate knowledge. ..."

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