[ mon-uh-kahr-pik ]
/ ˌmɒn əˈkɑr pɪk /
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producing fruit only once and then dying.
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Annuals and biennials flower only once; hence they have been called Monocarpic (that is, once-fruiting) plants.The Elements of Botany|Asa Gray
British Dictionary definitions for monocarpic
/ (ˌmɒnəʊˈkɑːpɪk) /
botany another name for semelparous Also: hapaxanthic
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