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cy·mose(sī′mōs′) also cy·mous (-məs)
1. Relating to or resembling a cyme; determinate.
2. Bearing a cyme or cymes.
cymose(ˈsaɪməʊs; -məʊz; saɪˈməʊs) or
(Botany) having the characteristics of a cyme
cy•mose(ˈsaɪ moʊs, saɪˈmoʊs)
1. bearing a cyme or cymes.
2. of or of the nature of a cyme.
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|Adj.||1.||cymose - having a usually flat-topped flower cluster in which the main and branch stems each end in a flower that opens before those below it or to its side|
determinate - not continuing to grow indefinitely at the apex; "determinate growth"