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.
gymno- + -carpous (Wiktionary)