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Definition of the noun raceme

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noun - plural: racemes

  1. usually elongate cluster of flowers along the main stem in which the flowers at the base open first
    • lexical domain: Plants - nouns denoting plants
    • more generic term: flower cluster = an inflorescence consisting of a cluster of flowers
    • more specific word: panicle = compound raceme or branched cluster of flowers

Alternative definition of the noun raceme

noun

  1. [botany]: An inflorescence in which the flowers are arranged along a single central axis.

Phrases with Raceme

  1. Raceme Catnip
  2. Raceme Pussytoes
  3. Raceme Wood Aster

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Google previewOutlines of botany (1857)

by John Scoffern

The raceme is that kind of inflorescence in which the pedicels or secondary axes are almost equal in length, and arise...

Google previewPractical botany, structural and systematic, etc (1876)

by August KOEHLER (Professor of Botany in the College of Pharmacy at New York.)

A raceme is that sort of flower- cluster in which the flowers, arranged along the main axis, and borne on distinct, simple pedicels, are oldest at the base of the axis and youngest at its top. (Pl. II., 16.) ...

Google previewWildflowers of New England (2016)

Timber Press Field Guide by Ted Elliman, New England Wild Flower Society

A raceme is a long, narrow inflorescence where the individual flowers are held on short stalks from the central stem. A spike is a long, narrow inflorescence similar to a raceme, but the individual flowers are not stalked—the flower bases are ...

Google previewBotany, An Introduction to Plant Biology (2016)

by CTI Reviews

A raceme is a type of inflorescence that is unbranched and indeterminate and bears pedicellate flowers flowers having short floral stalks called pedicels along the axis. In botany, axis means a shoot, in this case one bearing the flowers.

Google previewPlants and Society (2016)

by CTI Reviews

A raceme is a type of inflorescence that is unbranched and ...

Google previewCrop Production Technology

Raceme is an inflorescence in which the flowers are produced on pedicels or subsidiary branches borne on the main stem, as in fox-glove, maritana, madre de cacao, etc. A cyme is an arrangement of flowers on the stalk of the inflorescence of ...

Google previewPlant Biology (2016)

by CTI Reviews

A raceme is a type of inflorescence that is unbranched and indeterminate and bears pedicellate flowers flowers having short floral stalks called pedicels along the axis. In botany, axis means a shoot, in this case one bearing the flowers.

Google previewThe New-York Farmer, and Horticultural Repository (1828)

The raceme is a cluster of flowers, each of which has its own foot-stalk, but the whole are united in one common foot-stalk, as a bunch of currants. 7. The capitulum or little head is a globular arartificial means, as are necessary to bring such ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Biology (2016)

by CTI Reviews

A raceme is a type of inflorescence that is unbranched and indeterminate and bears pedicellate flowers flowers having short floral stalks called pedicels along the axis. In botany, axis means a shoot, in this case one bearing the flowers.

Google previewThe London encyclopaedia, or, Universal dictionary of science, art, literature, and practical mechanics, by the orig. ed. of the Encyclopaedia metropolitana [T. Curtis]. (1839)

by Thomas Curtis (of Grove house sch, Islington)

The Raceme (racemus) is that sort of inflorescence to which several pedunculated flowers are longitudinally attached, nearly of equal length, or at least where the lowest flower- stalks are little longer than the upper. Here follow the different ...

Google previewLondon Encyclopaedia; Or, Universal Dictionary of Science, Art, Literature and Practical Mechanics (1829)

Comprising a Popular View of the Present State of Knowledge

The Raceme (racemus) is that sort of inflorescence to which several pedunculated flowers are longitudinally attached, nearly of equal length, or at least where the lowest flowerstalks are little longer than the upper. Here follow the different ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Londinensis, Or, Universal Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Literature (1810)

Épidendrum trigoniflorum, or three-fided epidendrum : stem one-leased ; leaf oblong lanceolate ; raceme the length of the leaves; flowers mostly pointing one way, three-cornered. This little parafitical plant is only about ...

Google preview¬The Encyclopaedia Britannica a Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General Litterature (1876)

-False raceme or helicoid cyme of a species of Alströmeria. a'a" a” a” are separate axes successively developed, which appear to form a simple continuFig. 171. ous raceme, of which the ...

Google previewBotanical Terminology; Or Dictionary Explaining the Terms Most Generally Employed in Systematic Botany (1826)

by G. N. Lloyd

a cluster or raceme; a mode of inflorescence which consists of numerous rather distant flowers ...

Google previewThe Illustrated Dictionary of Gardening: T to Z, and Supplement (1889)

by George Nicholson

yellow; calyx segments lauceolate, subulate; fascicles loosely many-flowered; raceme paniculate. 1. green or tomentose beneath, crenate; lower ones petiolate, cuneate at base, truncate orincised; upper ones sessile, rounded at base. h.

Google previewThe Illustrated Dictionary of Gardening (1901)

A Practical and Scientific Encyclopedia of Horticulture for Gardeners and Botanists by George Nicholson

lone; raceme dense, snort, oblong. /. ensiform, acutely keeled, 2ft. long, lin. broad .

Google previewThe Encyclopædia Britannica, or, Dictionary of arts, sciences, and general literature (1854)

flowers, each originating from a bractlet, a Raceme is produced, as in the Hyacinth, Currant, and Fumitory (Fig. 160). In this instance, the ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Scientific Terms, Pronunciation, Derivation, and Definition of Terms in Biology, Botony, Zoology, Anatomy, Cyctology, Embroyology, Physiology (1920)

by Isabella Ferguson Henderson, William Dawson Henderson

raceme (räsem') я. [L. racemus, a bunch.] An inflorescence having a common axis and stalked flowers in acropetal succession, as the hyacinth (bot). racemed (räsë'md) a. [L. racemus, a bunch.] Growing in the form ...

Google previewThe Century Supplement to the Dictionary of Gardening (1901)

A Practical and Scientific Encyclopedia of Horticulture for Gardeners and Botanists by George Nicholson

long; raceme dense, short, oblong. '{. ensiform, acutely keeled, 2ft. long, lin. broad.

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