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- adj. Having a specialized lateral growth pattern in which the apical meristem is terminated.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Composed of superposed branches in such a way as to imitate a simple axis.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- In botany, having the character of or resulting in a sympodium: as, a sympodial stem; a sympodial growth.
- In sociology, relating or pertaining to a process of irregular development of social groups analogous to the sympodial development in many plants.
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