panicle definition

  • noun:
    • A branched cluster of blossoms when the branches are racemes.
    • A compound raceme.
    • A pyramidal kind of inflorescence, where the group is loosely branched the following and gradually less complicated toward the finish.
    • a kind of inflorescence produced, with its simple and easy regular type, whenever a raceme becomes irregularly compound by some of the pedicles developing into peduncles, each bearing a few flowers, or branching repeatedly in identical purchase.
    • ingredient raceme or branched cluster of flowers

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