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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Botryoid  \Bot"ry*oid\,  Botryoidal  \Bot`ry*oid"al\,  a.  [Gr.  ? 
  cluster  of  grapes  +  -oid.] 
  Having  the  form  of  a  bunch  of  grapes;  like  a  cluster  of 
  grapes,  as  a  mineral  presenting  an  aggregation  of  small 
  spherical  or  spheroidal  prominences. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  botryoid 
  adj  :  resembling  a  cluster  of  grapes  in  form  [syn:  {botryoidal},  {boytrose}] 




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