botryoid


botryoid
Having numerous rounded protuberances resembling a bunch of grapes. SYN: staphyline, uviform. [G. botryoeides, like a bunch of grapes (botrys)]

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bot·ry·oid 'bä-trē-.ȯid adj having the form of a bunch of grapes

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bot·ry·oid (botґre-oid) [Gr. botrys bunch of grapes + -oid] resembling a bunch of grapes.

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