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|n.||1.||The quality or state of being vegetal, or vegetable.|
|2.||(Biol.) The quality or state of being vegetal, or exhibiting those physiological phenomena which are common to plants and animals. See Vegetal, a., 2.|
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.