Definitions

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  • n. A small cyme, or one with very few flowers.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A small cyme, or one of very few flowers.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In botany, a simple or diminutive cyme, by itself or forming part of a compound cyme. Also cymelet.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a small cyme, generally with few flowers

Etymologies

From the Latin cȳmula ("a tender sprout"), the diminutive form of cȳma, whence the English cyma and, ultimately, cyme. (Wiktionary)

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