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monocarpellary

[mon-uh-kahr-puh-ler-ee] /ˌmɒn əˈkɑr pəˌlɛr i/
adjective, Botany.
1.
consisting of a single carpel.
Origin of monocarpellary
1860-1865
1860-65; mono- + carpellary
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monocarpellary

/ˌmɒnəʊˈkɑːpɪlərɪ/
adjective
1.
(of flowers) having only one carpel
2.
(of a plant gynoecium) consisting of one carpel
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