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pyrenocarp

[pahy-ree-nuh-kahrp] /paɪˈri nəˌkɑrp/
noun
1.
Mycology. a perithecium.
2.
Botany. a drupe.
Origin of pyrenocarp
1885-1890
First recorded in 1885-90; pyrene1 + -o- + -carp
Related forms
pyrenocarpic, pyrenocarpous, adjective
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