[ kahr-pol-uh-jee ]
/ kɑrˈpɒl ə dʒi /
the branch of botany dealing with fruits and seeds.
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Carpology, that department of botany which relates to fruits.The Elements of Botany|Asa Gray
British Dictionary definitions for carpology
/ (kɑːˈpɒlədʒɪ) /
the branch of botany concerned with the study of fruits and seeds
Derived forms of carpologycarpological (ˌkɑːpəˈlɒdʒɪkəl), adjectivecarpologist, noun
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