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- adj. Resembling a broom or some aspect of one.
The broomlike growths are formed by the continuing abnormal development of normally located buds into short, succulent branches.
On severely affected trees there are distinct broomlike growths at branch terminals, along primary or secondary branches, or on the main stem to the ground line
Among trees the pendulous or weeping, and the broomlike or fastigiate forms are very marked varieties, which occur in species belonging to quite different orders.
It is the broomlike variety of a species, nearly allied to the common American and European species of yew, (_Taxus minor_ and _T. baccata_).
First, there is the grind of a turnstile - total cost: 3 pesos, or 25 cents - then thousands of legs push forward, broomlike, onto the Paso del Norte bridge and away from Ciudad Juárez.
The nurse” (my best friend, Julie) was thin waisted and she had tiny broomlike arms.