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dichasium

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noun di·cha·sium \dī-ˈkā-z(h)ē-əm, -zhəm\

Definition of dichasium

plural dichasiaplay \-z(h)ē-ə, -zhə\

  1. :  a cymose inflorescence that produces two main axes



Origin of dichasium

New Latin, from Greek dichasis halving, from dichazein to halve, from dicha


First Known Use: 1875

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