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  • adj. Composed of five united carpels with one seed in each.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Composed of five united carpels with one seed in each, as certain fruits.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In botany, having or containing five grains or seeds, or having five united cells with one seed in each.

Etymologies

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See penta- and coccus.

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