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tree vs ligneous plant ligneous plant vs tree

tree and ligneous plant both are nouns.

tree is a verb but ligneous plant is not a verb.

As nouns, ligneous plant is a hypernym of tree; that is, ligneous plant is a word with a broader meaning than tree and tree is a type of ligneous plant defined as:
  • a tall perennial woody plant having a main trunk and branches forming a distinct elevated crown; includes both gymnosperms and angiosperms
Other hypernyms of tree include woody plant.
tree (noun) ligneous plant (noun)
a tall perennial woody plant having a main trunk and branches forming a distinct elevated crown; includes both gymnosperms and angiosperms a plant having hard lignified tissues or woody parts especially stems
a figure that branches from a single root
tree (verb) ligneous plant (verb)
force a person or an animal into a position from which he cannot escape
plant with trees
chase an animal up a tree
stretch (a shoe) on a shoetree

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