strobile


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Synonyms for strobile

cone-shaped mass of ovule- or spore-bearing scales or bracts

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Scope of quantity or scope: The Client shall procure 1pc new strobile for operation and maintenance of municipal roads
FRUIT: 1" strobile with winged nutlets; NOT ORNAMENTAL.
Strobile A cone-like fruit consisting of tightly layered sporophylls on a central axis.
The species has separate male and female plants and only the female vines produce the cones, or strobiles as they are sometimes called.
These items, as well as more calorific foods, such as strobiles of Norway spruce, inflorescences of pedunculate oak (Quercus robur) and fruits of glossy buckthorn, have not previously been recorded in the diet of D.
The female flowers are in leafy conelike catkins called strobiles.