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cy•ma



Pronunciation: (sī'mu), [key]
n.,
pl. -maePronunciation: (-mē), [key] -mas.

1. Archit.either of two moldings having a partly convex and partly concave curve for an outline: used esp. in classical architecture. Cf. cyma recta, cyma reversa.
2. Bot.a cyme.

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