[skiz-uh-kahrp, skit-suh-]
noun Botany.
a dry, dehiscent fruit that at maturity splits into two or more one-seeded carpels.

1865–70; schizo- + -carp

schizocarpous, schizocarpic, adjective Unabridged
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schizocarp (ˈskɪzəˌkɑːp)
botany a dry fruit that splits into two or more one-seeded portions at maturity

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schizocarp   (skĭz'ə-kärp', skĭt'sə-)  Pronunciation Key 
A dry fruit that splits at maturity into two or more closed, one-seeded parts, as in the carrot or mallow.
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The fruit is a schizocarp of four ovoid, brown, smooth nutlets.
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