racemose

adjective
ra·​ce·​mose | \ ˈra-sə-ˌmōs How to pronounce racemose (audio) ; rā-ˈsē-, rə- How to pronounce racemose (audio) \

Definition of racemose

: having or growing in the form of a raceme

First Known Use of racemose

1698, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for racemose

Latin racemosus full of clusters, from racemus

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The first known use of racemose was in 1698

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“Racemose.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/racemose. Accessed 8 Jul. 2020.

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racemose

adjective
ra·​ce·​mose | \ ˈras-ə-ˌmōs; rā-ˈsē- How to pronounce racemose (audio) , rə- How to pronounce racemose (audio) \

Medical Definition of racemose

: having or growing in a form like that of a cluster of grapes racemose glands

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