cymoid

[ sahy-moid ]
/ ˈsaɪ mɔɪd /

adjective

resembling a cyma.
resembling a cyme.

Nearby words

  1. cymling,
  2. cymo-,
  3. cymogene,
  4. cymograph,
  5. cymographic,
  6. cymophane,
  7. cymose,
  8. cymosely,
  9. cymotrichous,
  10. cymric

Origin of cymoid

First recorded in 1805–15; cyme + -oid

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British Dictionary definitions for cymoid

cymoid

/ (ˈsaɪmɔɪd) /

adjective

architect botany resembling a cyme or cyma
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