Sym*po"di*um (?), n.; pl. Sympodia (#). [NL., fr. Gr. with + , dim. of , , foot.] Bot.

An axis or stem produced by dichotomous branching in which one of the branches is regularly developed at the expense of the other, as in the grapevine.


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