strobile

noun strob·ile \ˈsträbə̇l\
variants: less commonly

strobil

\ˈsträbə̇l\

Definition of strobile

plural

-s

  1. 1 [New Latin strobilus] :  strobilus

  2. 2 :  a spike with persistent overlapping bracts that resembles a cone and is the pistillate inflorescence of the hop

  3. 3 [New Latin strobila] :  strobila

strobiliferous

\¦sträbə¦lif(ə)rəs\ adjective

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