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OTHER WORDS FROM pericarpper·i·car·pi·al, per·i·car·pic, adjectiveper·i·car·poi·dal, adjective
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In the medlar the core (or true pericarp) is of a stony hardness, while the outer succulent covering is open at the summit.
Dehiscent—the pericarp splits to allow the escape of the seeds—generally many-seeded.
Pericarp generally differentiated into distinct layers, one of which is succulent or fibrous.
In an orthotropal seed attached to the base of the pericarp it is superior, as also in a suspended anatropal seed.
Pericarp woody, dehiscent at the tip by 2–4 valves; contains 1–4 seeds, slightly orbiculate, coriaceous.The Medicinal Plants of the Philippines|T. H. Pardo de Tavera