a form of cymose inflorescence in which each axis produces a pair of lateral axes.
- di·cha·sial, adjective
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How to use dichasium in a sentence
The term dichasium has also been applied to this form of cyme.
British Dictionary definitions for dichasium
a cymose inflorescence in which each branch bearing a flower gives rise to two other flowering branches, as in the stitchwort: Compare monochasium
- dichasial, adjective
- dichasially, adverb
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