Definition of -carpous

: having (such) fruit or (so many) fruits syncarpous

Other Words from -carpous

-carpy noun combining form

History and Etymology for -carpous

New Latin -carpus, from Greek -karpos, from karpos fruit — more at harvest

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“-carpous.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/-carpous. Accessed 16 Apr. 2021.

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