cymose

adjective
cy·​mose | \ ˈsī-ˌmōs How to pronounce cymose (audio) \

Definition of cymose

: of, relating to, being, or bearing a cyme

First Known Use of cymose

1807, in the meaning defined above

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“Cymose.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cymose. Accessed 5 Jul. 2022.

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