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scorpioid

adjective scor·pi·oid \-ˌȯid\

Definition of scorpioid

  1. 1a :  resembling a scorpion b :  of or relating to the Scorpionida

  2. 2 :  having a circinate arrangement of parts —used chiefly of inflorescences

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Origin and Etymology of scorpioid

Greek skorpioeidēs, from skorpios scorpion + -eidēs -oid — more at scorpion


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scorpioid

noun scor·pi·oid \"\

Definition of scorpioid

plural

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