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cor·ti·cate

 (kôr′tĭ-kĭt, -kāt′) also cor·ti·cat·ed (-kāt′ĭd)
adj.
Having a cortex or a similar specialized outer layer.

corticate

(ˈkɔːtɪkɪt; -ˌkeɪt) or

corticated

adj
(Botany) (of plants, seeds, etc) having a bark, husk, or rind
[C19: from Latin corticātus covered with bark]
ˌcortiˈcation n
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Also, Vertas was the first building in the Baltics to obtain BREEAM in-use sustainability cortication in 2014.
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Characters used to distinguish the species include habit type, thallus size, presence or absence of cortication on the main axis, the branching pattern and origin, shape of terminal cortical cells, length/diameter ratio of axial cells and position of the tetrasporangia (Saenger & Wollaston 1982, Norris et al.