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Fun facts: The fruits (schizocarps) of Falkia repens are dry dehiscent fruit that split into two or more separate carpels at maturity.
In some patients, the disease may be initially diagnosed incorrectly as a nerve problem in the hands or wrist (carpel tunnel syndrome), or a pinched nerve in the neck or back.
The tools are heavy enough to do serious labor but not so heavy as to give you carpel tunnel.
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CARPEL Defined for Kids
Definition of carpel for Students
- The pistil of a flower can be made up of a single carpel or a group of carpels fused together.
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