pseudocarp

pseudocarp

[soo-duh-kahrp]

Origin:
1825–35; pseudo- + -carp

pseudocarpous, adjective
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pseudocarp (ˈsjuːdəʊˌkɑːp)
 
n
false fruit, Also called: accessory fruit a fruit, such as the strawberry or apple, that includes parts other than the ripened ovary
 
pseudo'carpous
 
adj

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pseudocarp   (s'də-kärp')  Pronunciation Key 
See accessory fruit.
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