mericarp

[mer-i-kahrp]
noun Botany.
one of the carpels of a schizocarp.

Origin:
1825–35; meri- (combining form of Greek merís part, portion) + -carp

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mericarp

noun
a carpel with one seed; one of a pair split apart at maturity 
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Stylopodium and calyx frequently persistent at apex of mericarp.
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