Definition of scorpioid in English:

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scorpioid

Pronunciation: /ˈskɔːpɪɔɪd/

adjective

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.

Origin

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

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