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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Shaped like a bunch of grapes. Used especially of mineral formations: botryoidal hematite.

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  • adj. Having the form of a bunch of grapes.

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  • adj. resembling a cluster of grapes in form

Etymologies

From Greek botruoeidēs : botrus, bunch of grapes + -oeidēs, -oid.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

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