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Cyme

(sī`mē), ancient Greek city of W Asia Minor, on the Ionian Sea and N of the present Smyrna in W Asian Turkey. It was the largest and most important of the 12 cities of Aeolis. In the late 5th cent. B.C., Cyme struggled to be free of Persian domination but was only intermittently successful. Later it was a city of the Seleucids and ultimately of Rome.

Cyme

 

an inflorescence in the course of whose development each axis terminates in a flower and ceases to grow early. The lateral axes, that is, the branches of the inflorescence, outgrow the cyme. There may be a single lateral axis (monochasium), two lateral axes (dichasium), or more than two lateral axes (pleiochasium), all of which terminate in a flower.

cyme

[sīm]
(botany)
An inflorescence in which each main axis terminates in a single flower; secondary and tertiary axes may also have flowers, but with shorter flower stalks.

cyme

an inflorescence in which the first flower is the terminal bud of the main stem and subsequent flowers develop as terminal buds of lateral stems
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A monochasial cyme, or monochasium (MON-oh-kay-zee-um), has one division (see Figure 9-12).
Description: Small, tubular flowers with spreading star-like petals in terminal cyme clusters.
FLOWER DESCRIPTION: Yellow, sometimes reddish, 4-petaled, 1/2" long and strap-like, appearing in axillary cymes.
a cyme in older terminology) has a terminal flower, and each side branch, or "paracladium," can branch repeatedly.
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Cyme A mostly flat-topped inflorescence; the central flowers opening first.
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