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synonyms for rhachis

  • backbone
  • myel
  • rachis
  • spine
  • vertebrae
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How to use rhachis in a sentence

The lower valve of the calyx turned to the rhachis is more than twice as small as the upper.
TRAVELS IN THE INTERIOR OF NORTH AMERICA, 1832-1834, PART III (THE TEXT BEING CHAPTERS XXVIII-XXXIII OF THE LONDON EDITION, 1843, AND THE APPENDIX A COMBINATION OF THE APPENDICES OF THE LONDON AND GERMAN [COBLENTZ, 1839] EDITIONS)MAXIMILIAN, PRINZ VON WIED
Spikelets 3–12-flowered, somewhat terete, the rhachis with bearded joints; terminal flower abortive.
THE MANUAL OF THE BOTANY OF THE NORTHERN UNITED STATESASA GRAY
Spikelets flattened, 5–14-flowered; the flowers somewhat separated on the jointed rhachis.
THE MANUAL OF THE BOTANY OF THE NORTHERN UNITED STATESASA GRAY
Rhachis hairy at the base of the flowers, ending in a naked pedicel.
THE MANUAL OF THE BOTANY OF THE NORTHERN UNITED STATESASA GRAY
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO RHACHIS

  • backbone
  • myel
  • rachis
  • rhachis
  • spine
  • vertebrae
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.