from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Having fruit or pistils with two or more carpels.
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- adj. Alternative form of polycarpic.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- In botany, having a gynœcium composed of two or more distinct ovaries or carpels. Compare monocarpous, and cuts under carpel and gynobase.
- Same as polycarpic.
poly- + -carpous (Wiktionary)
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