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synonyms for raceme

  • conoid
  • pyramid
  • strobile
  • strobiloid
See also synonyms for: racemes
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How to use raceme in a sentence

The flowers are very small, almost sessile, and arranged in a one-sided, curved raceme.
FIELD AND WOODLAND PLANTSWILLIAM S. FURNEAUX
Its rather large crimson flowers are on very short stalks in the axils of the upper leaves, forming together a leafy raceme.
FIELD AND WOODLAND PLANTSWILLIAM S. FURNEAUX
The flowering stems each bear a dense cluster of dull pink or purple heads, forming a raceme from four inches to a foot in height.
FIELD AND WOODLAND PLANTSWILLIAM S. FURNEAUX
Its stem is erect, without runners; and the blue flowers form a one-sided raceme without bracts.
FIELD AND WOODLAND PLANTSWILLIAM S. FURNEAUX
The flowers are perfect, reddish green, in distant whorls, forming a terminal raceme which is leafless above.
FIELD AND WOODLAND PLANTSWILLIAM S. FURNEAUX
The flowers are shortly stalked in the axils of the upper leaves, or sometimes collected into a terminal raceme.
FIELD AND WOODLAND PLANTSWILLIAM S. FURNEAUX
The flowers, too, are fewer than in the Broad-leaved Helleborine, and the raceme is not one-sided.
FIELD AND WOODLAND PLANTSWILLIAM S. FURNEAUX
The flowers are sometimes solitary, but often form a loose raceme of several bells.
FIELD AND WOODLAND PLANTSWILLIAM S. FURNEAUX
At the tip of each twig is formed a cluster of yellowish-green flowers, arranged in a short raceme or in an umbel.
FIELD AND WOODLAND PLANTSWILLIAM S. FURNEAUX
The stem is thick and succulent, and bears a long raceme of pendulous yellow-green flowers on short stalks.
FIELD AND WOODLAND PLANTSWILLIAM S. FURNEAUX
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO RACEME

  • conoid
  • pyramid
  • raceme
  • strobile
  • strobiloid
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.