rhachis


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rhachis

(ˈreɪkɪs)
n, pl rhachises or rhachides (ˈrækɪˌdiːz; ˈreɪ-)
1. (Botany) a variant spelling of rachis
2. (Zoology) a variant spelling of rachis
3. (Anatomy) a variant spelling of rachis
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Radix fibrosa, flexuosa, pallida; culmi caespitosi, paucinodes, nodis angustis fuseis glabris; rhachis eximie articulata, articulis cuneiformibus apice oblique excavatis margine ciliatis; spiculae in axi articulato barbato geminae, terminales ternae; altera subbiflora hermaphrodita sessili, altera neutra pedicellata; glumae duae, inferior mutica, superior setigera.
jauari Mauritia flexuosa fruit (food, beverage, fibre & seed oil) (handicraft), timber (construction) Oenocarpus bataua fruit (food, beverage, rhachis (construction, oil) handicraft) Oenocarpus tenue leaves (thatch) Euterpe precatoria, palm heart (food) fruit (food, E.
Upright rhachis densely lepidote, primary and floral bracts pink, petals blue-grey.