Mazocarpon

noun
Mazo·​car·​pon | \ ˌmāzōˈkärˌpän, ˌmaz-, -pən \

Definition of Mazocarpon

: a form genus of paleozoic fossil plants originally described from sporangia alone and now included in Sigillariostrobus

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History and Etymology for Mazocarpon

New Latin mazo- (from Greek, from maza lump, mass, barley cake) + -carpon (from Greek -karpon, neuter of -karpos -carpous)

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“Mazocarpon.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Mazocarpon. Accessed 28 Sep. 2021.

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