from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Flowering and bearing fruit only once.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. (of a plant) That flowers and bears fruit only once before dying
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Bearing fruit but once, and dying after fructification, as beans, maize, mustard, etc.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Same as monocarpous .
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. dying after bearing fruit only once
Sorry, no etymologies found.