anisocarpic

adjective
an·​iso·​car·​pic | \ ¦aˌnīsə¦kärpik, a¦n- \
variants: or anisocarpous \ -​pəs \

Definition of anisocarpic

of flowers
: having fewer members in the whorl of carpels than in any of the other floral whorls — compare isocarpic

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First Known Use of anisocarpic

1881, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for anisocarpic

anis- entry 1 + -carpic, -carpous

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The first known use of anisocarpic was in 1881

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“Anisocarpic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/anisocarpic. Accessed 18 Aug. 2022.

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