corymbous
Corymbose Co*rym"bose (k?-r?m"b?s or k?r"?m-b?s`), a. (Bot.) Consisting of corymbs, or resembling them in form. [Written also {corymbous}.] [1913 Webster]

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  • corymbous — See corymbose. * * * …   Universalium

  • corymbous — co·rym·bous …   English syllables

  • corymbous — kəˈrimbəs, kȯˈ adjective Etymology: corymb + ous : corymbose …   Useful english dictionary

  • Corymbose — Co*rym bose (k? r?m b?s or k?r ?m b?s ), a. (Bot.) Consisting of corymbs, or resembling them in form. [Written also {corymbous}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • corymb — [kôr′im, kôr′imb] n. [Fr corymbe < L corymbus, cluster of fruit or flowers < Gr korymbos; akin to korys: see CORYDALIS] a broad, flat topped cluster of flowers in which the outer flower stalks are long and those toward the center… …   English World dictionary

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