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thyrsoid

or thyrsoidal

[thur-soid] /ˈθɜr sɔɪd/
adjective, Botany.
1.
having somewhat the form of a thyrsus.
Origin of thyrsoid
1820-1830
First recorded in 1820-30, thyrsoid is from the Greek word thyrsoeidḗs thyrsuslike. See thyrsus, -oid
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