Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Having fruit that is either smooth or not adherent to the perianth.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Naked-fruited, the fruit either smooth or not adherent to the perianth.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In botany, having a naked fruit; especially, of lichens, having the apothecia expanded, saucer- or cup-shaped: applied to a large group of genera in which the apothecium is open and attached to the surface of the thallus.

Etymologies

gymno- + -carpous (Wiktionary)

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