apocarp

apocarp

[ap-uh-kahrp]
noun Botany.
a female element of a flower having separate carpels.

Origin:
apo- + -carp

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apocarp (ˈæpəˌkɑːp)
 
n
an apocarpous gynoecium or fruit
 
[C13: from Late Latin apocalypsis, from Greek apokalupsis, from apokaluptein to disclose, from apo- + kaluptein to hide]

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