anisocarpic

[ an-ahy-suh-kahr-pik, an-ahy- ]
/ ænˌaɪ səˈkɑr pɪk, ˌæn aɪ- /

adjective Botany.

(of a flower) having a lower number of carpels than of other floral parts.

Nearby words

  1. aniseed,
  2. aniseikonia,
  3. anisette,
  4. aniso-,
  5. anisoaccommodation,
  6. anisocercal,
  7. anisochromatic,
  8. anisocoria,
  9. anisocytosis,
  10. anisodactyl

Origin of anisocarpic


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