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monochasium Syllabification: mon·o·cha·si·um
Pronunciation: /ˌmänōˈkaZH(ē)əm/

Definition of monochasium in English:

noun (plural monochasia-ZH(ē)ə)

Botany
A cyme in which each flowering branch gives rise to one lateral branch, so that the inflorescence is helicoid or asymmetrical.

Origin

Late 19th century: modern Latin, from mono- 'one' + Greek khasis 'separation'.

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