sarcocarp

noun sar·co·carp \ˈsärkəˌkärp\

Definition of sarcocarp

plural

-s

  1. 1 :  mesocarp; especially :  one that is thickened and fleshy (as in the peach)

  2. 2 :  a fleshy fruit

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Origin and Etymology of sarcocarp

French sarcocarpe, from sarc- + -carpe -carp


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