Origin of inflorescence
New Latin inflorescentia, from Late Latin inflorescent-, inflorescens, present participle of inflorescere to begin to bloom, from Latin in- + florescere to begin to bloom — more at florescence
First Known Use: 1760
INFLORESCENCE Defined for Kids
Definition of inflorescence for Students
: the arrangement of flowers on a stalk
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Britannica.com: Encyclopedia article about "inflorescence"
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