strobiloid


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stro·bi·loid

(strō'bi-loyd),
Resembling a chain of segments of a tapeworm.
[G. strobilē, strobile, + eidos, resemblance]

strobiloid

(strō′bĭ-loyd) [″ + eidos, form]
Resembling a chain of tapeworm segments.
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The five vascular strands in the scale suggest that it was derived from the fusion of five sterile elements of an ancestral strobiloid dwarf shoot.