acarpelous

adjective
acar·​pel·​ous
variants: or acarpellous \ (ˈ)ā¦kärpələs \

Definition of acarpelous

: having no carpels

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First Known Use of acarpelous

1875, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for acarpelous

a- entry 2 + carpel + -ous

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“Acarpelous.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/acarpelous. Accessed 16 Oct. 2021.

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