anisocarpic

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

anisocarpous

\-pəs\

Definition of anisocarpic

of flowers

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

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Origin and Etymology of anisocarpic

1anis- + -carpic, -carpous


First Known Use: 1881


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