- the fleshy mesocarp of certain fruits, as the peach.
- any fruit of fleshy consistency.
Origin of sarcocarp
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The second way is called the wet method; the sarcocarp is removed by machine, and two wet, slimy seed packets are obtained.All About Coffee
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- the fleshy mesocarp of such fruits as the peach or plum
- any fleshy fruit
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