[ob-kon-i-kuh l or ob-kon-ik]
- conical, with the attachment at the pointed end.
Origin of obconical
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The obconic calyculus is always represented in the outline if not in definite structure.The North American Slime-Moulds
Thomas H. (Thomas Huston) MacBride
Involucres sessile, obconic or pyriform, perforated at the apex, continuous with the thallus at base.
- botany (of a fruit or similar part) shaped like a cone and attached at the pointed end
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