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scorpioid Line breaks: scor¦pi|oid
Pronunciation: /ˈskɔːpɪɔɪd/

Definition of scorpioid in English:


1 Zoology Relating to or resembling a scorpion.
1.1 Botany (Of a flower cluster) curled up at the end, and uncurling as the flowers develop.


Mid 19th century: from Greek skorpioeidēs, from skorpios 'scorpion'.

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