Definitions for racemoseˈræs əˌmoʊs

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  1. racemose(adj)

    having stalked flowers along an elongated stem that continue to open in succession from below as the stem continues to grow

    "lilies of the valley are racemose"

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  1. racemose(Adjective)

    Having flowers arranged along a single central axis, as in a raceme, spike, or catkin.

  2. Origin: From racemosus, from racemus.

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  1. Racemose(adj)

    resembling a raceme; growing in the form of a raceme; as, (Bot.) racemose berries or flowers; (Anat.) the racemose glands, in which the ducts are branched and clustered like a raceme

  2. Origin: [L. racemosus full of clusters.]

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