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View definitions for inflorescence

inflorescence

noun as in blossom

noun as in flower

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The fruit commonly has the general shape of the female inflorescence, but as it matures it increases greatly in size.

A broad and flattish inflorescence, the central flowers of which bloom first.

The front side of a flower, remote from the axis of inflorescence.

A simple inflorescence of flowers on pedicels which radiate from the same point.

The back side of a flower, next to the axis of inflorescence.

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On this page you'll find 25 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to inflorescence, such as: bloom, bud, efflorescence, floret, floweret, and posy.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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