Definition of Scorpioid cyme

1. Noun. A cyme with flowers or branches alternating in opposite ranks.

Generic synonyms: Cyme



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Scorpioid Cyme

scornworthy
scorny
scorodite
scorpaenid
scorpaenid fish
scorpaenids
scorpaeniform
scorpaenoid
scorpaenoid fish
scorpene
scorper
scorpers
scorpio
scorpiodea
scorpioid
scorpioid cyme (current term)
scorpion
scorpion fish
scorpion fly
scorpion kick
scorpion kicks
scorpion shell
scorpion venoms
scorpion weed
scorpionate
scorpionates
scorpiones
scorpionfish
scorpionfishes
scorpionflies

Literary usage of Scorpioid cyme

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Trees: A Handbook of Forest-botany for the Woodlands and the Laboratory by Harry Marshall Ward, Percy Groom (1905)
"B, & scorpioid cyme, and C, a Helicoid cyme, both in plan. ... J, a, Scorpioid cyme passing into a ... M, a displaced double scorpioid cyme, in plan. ..."

2. Text-book of Botany, Morphological and Physiological by Julius Sachs (1882)
"An inflorescence which is formed in this manner, as will be seen from what has already been said, cannot properly be described as a scorpioid cyme, ..."

3. The Encyclopaedia Britannica: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General by Thomas Spencer Baynes (1888)
"... so that the inflorescence in this case abo ought not to be regarded as a scorpioid cyme. off in the figure) and bears a le if. i'roni the axil of this ..."

4. The Encyclopaedia Britannica: “a” Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature edited by Hugh Chisholm (1910)
"In the scorpioid cyme the flowers arc arranged alternately in a double row along one side of the false axis (fig. 19), the bracts when developed forming a ..."

5. The Encyclopedia Britannica: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and by Hugh Chisholm (1910)
"In the scorpioid cyme the flowers are arranged alternately in a double row along one side of tlie false axis (fig. 19), the bracts when developed forming a ..."

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