syncarpous

adjective
syn·​car·​pous | \ (ˌ)sin-ˈkär-pəs How to pronounce syncarpous (audio) \

Definition of syncarpous

: having the carpels of the gynoecium united in a compound ovary

Other Words from syncarpous

syncarpy \ ˈsin-​ˌkär-​pē How to pronounce syncarpous (audio) \ noun

First Known Use of syncarpous

circa 1830, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of syncarpous was circa 1830

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“Syncarpous.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/syncarpous. Accessed 27 Nov. 2021.

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