- of or like a cyme; determinate
- bearing a cyme or cymes
Origin of cymoseClassical Latin cymosus ; from cyma: see cyme
- Relating to or resembling a cyme; determinate.
- Bearing a cyme or cymes.
Origin of cymosecym(e) + –ose1.
(comparative more cymose, superlative most cymose)
- (botany) having a usually flat-topped flower cluster in which the main and branch stems each end in a flower that opens before those below it or to its side.