Corymbiferous Cor`ym*bif"er*ous (k?r`?m-b?f"?r-?s), a. [L. corymbifer; corymbus a cluster of flowers + ferre to bear; cf. F. corimbif[`e]re.] (Bot.) Bearing corymbs of flowers or fruit. [1913 Webster]

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  • corymbiferous — cor·ym·bif·er·ous …   English syllables

  • corymbiferous — |kȯrə̇m|bif(ə)rəs, |kär , ˌrim adjective Etymology: New Latin corymbifer (from Latin, bearing clusters of berries, from corymbi from corymbus + fer) + English ous : bearing corymbs …   Useful english dictionary

  • corymb —   n. flat topped raceme like inflorescence.    ♦ corymbiate, corymbiform, corymbose, corymbous, a.    ♦ corymbiferous, a. bearing these …   Dictionary of difficult words

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