- having the form of a raceme.
- arranged in racemes.
Words nearby racemose
Origin of racemose
OTHER WORDS FROM racemoserac·e·mose·ly, adverb
Examples from the Web for racemose
Flowers in racemose or panicled clusters, the fertile above, the staminate below.
Racemose: like a bunch of grapes: applied to ovaries when they form bunches or sacs.Explanation of Terms Used in Entomology|John. B. Smith
Flowers axillary, racemose, with a scale at the base of the peduncle, some hermaphrodite and others lacking pistils.The Medicinal Plants of the Philippines|T. H. Pardo de Tavera
(a) Simple or tubular gland, (b) compound or racemose gland.Disease and Its Causes|William Thomas Councilman
Spikelets 3–many-flowered, panicled or racemose; the flowers not webby at base.