dorsal suture

noun

Definition of dorsal suture

: the outer suture of a pod or other monocarpellary fruit that is the midrib of the carpellary leaf from which the fruit is formed

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“Dorsal suture.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dorsal%20suture. Accessed 5 Dec. 2021.

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