corymbose

[kuh-rim-bohs]
adjective
characterized by or growing in corymbs; corymblike.

Origin:
1765–75; < Neo-Latin corymbōsus, equivalent to corymb(us) corymb + -ōsus -ose1

corymbosely, adverb
subcorymbose, adjective
subcorymbosely, adverb
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corymb (ˈkɒrɪmb, -rɪm)
 
n
an inflorescence in the form of a flat-topped flower cluster with the oldest flowers at the periphery. This type of raceme occurs in the candytuft
 
[C18: from Latin corymbus, from Greek korumbos cluster]
 
'corymbed
 
adj
 
co'rymbose
 
adj
 
co'rymbous
 
adj
 
co'rymbosely
 
adv

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The inflorescences are corymbose and become elongated in fruit.
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