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pseudocarp

[soo-duh-kahrp] /ˈsu dəˌkɑrp/
noun
Origin
1825-1835
1825-35; pseudo- + -carp
Related forms
pseudocarpous, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for pseudocarp

pseudocarp

/ˈsjuːdəʊˌkɑːp/
noun
1.
a fruit, such as the strawberry or apple, that includes parts other than the ripened ovary Also called false fruit, accessory fruit
Derived Forms
pseudocarpous, adjective
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pseudocarp in Science
pseudocarp
  (s'də-kärp')   
See accessory fruit.
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