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dendroid

 [den´droid]
branched like a tree.

den·dri·form

(den'dri-fōrm),
Tree-shaped, or branching.
Synonym(s): arborescent, dendritic (1) , dendroid
[G. dendron, tree, + L. forma, form]

dendroid

(dĕn′droid′)
adj.
Shaped like a tree.

den·dri·form

(den'dri-fōrm)
Tree-shaped, or branching.
Synonym(s): arborescent, dendritic (1) , dendroid.
[G. dendron, tree, + L. forma, form]

dendroid

branched like a tree.
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The next time students came to class, we cut plastic drinking straws into small pieces to look more like branches of the stainless steel dendroids.
My students have received many compliments on their dendroids and were very excited about creating them.
Dendroid graptolites collected from the Orasoja stratotype section are mostly rather fragmentary, but few better preserved specimens allow species-level identification.
Dendroid graptoloids are much more numerous, but their specimens are too fragmentary, which prevents even genus-level identification (Fig.
Organic remains of poorly preserved macroalgae from the Silurian of Estonia have formerly been described by Obut & Rytzk (1958) and Obut (1960), but Obut attributed them to dendroid graptolites.