carpology

carpology

[kahr-pol-uh-jee]
noun
the branch of botany dealing with fruits and seeds.

Origin:
1800–10; carpo-1 + -logy

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carpology (kɑːˈpɒlədʒɪ)
 
n
the branch of botany concerned with the study of fruits and seeds
 
carpological
 
adj
 
car'pologist
 
n

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