strobile

[ stroh-bahy-luh s ]

Synonyms for strobile

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Strobile, a multiple fruit in the form of a cone or head, 124.

Whilst Tnia plicata acquires a length of three feet, the strobile of T. perfoliata never exceeds five inches.

The strobile measured only two or three inches in length, and showed a uniserial disposition of the reproductive pores.

The base of the scales of the strobile are covered with a yellowish powder, consisting of resin-bearing glands, known as lupulin.

Strobiliformis means fir-cone form; so called from the similarity of its undeveloped form to that of the strobile of the pine.

RELATED WORDS AND SYNONYMS FOR STROBILE

cone

nouncircular-shaped object with pointed end
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