Ramiflorous Ram`i*flo"rous (r[a^]m`[i^]*fl[=o]"r[u^]s), a. [L. ramus branch + flos, floris, flower.] (Bot.) Flowering on the branches. [1913 Webster]

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  • ramiflorous — ramiˈflorous, a. Bot. [f. L. rāmus branch + flōr , flōs flower + ous. Cf. F. ramiflore.] Flowering on the branches. A. Gray Struct. Bot. Gloss …   Useful english dictionary

  • ramiflory — /ˈræmiflɔri/ (say rameeflawree) noun the production of flowers or fruits behind the current foliage of woody branches formed in recent seasons, a distinctive feature of various rainforest trees. –ramiflorous, adjective …   Australian English dictionary

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