Hyper Dictionary

English Dictionary Computer Dictionary Video Dictionary Thesaurus Dream Dictionary Medical Dictionary


Search Dictionary:  

Meaning of CORM

Pronunciation:  korm

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  solid swollen underground bulb-shaped stem or stem base and serving as a reproductive structure
 

CORM is a 4 letter word that starts with C.

 

 See Also: stalk, stem

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Corm\ (k[^o]rm), n. [See {Cormus}.]
1. (Bot.) A solid bulb-shaped root, as of the crocus. See
   {Bulb}.

2. (Biol.) Same as {Cormus}, 2.

 
Biology Dictionary
 
 Definition: A bulblike stem, which, unlike a true bulb, is solid and sends down a root when the new growing season begins.
 

 

COPYRIGHT © 2000-2013 HYPERDICTIONARY.COM HOME | ABOUT HYPERDICTIONARY