mesocarp

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noun me·so·carp \ˈme-zə-ˌkärp, ˈmē-, -sə-\

Definition of mesocarp

  1. :  the middle layer of a pericarp — see endocarp illustration

1829

First Known Use of mesocarp

1829


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