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cladocarpous

[ klad-uh-kahr-puhs, kley-duh- ]
/ ˌklæd əˈkɑr pəs, ˌkleɪ də- /
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adjective Botany.

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Origin of cladocarpous

First recorded in 1855–60; clado- + -carpous
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