[ sahr-koh-kahrp ]
/ ˈsɑr koʊˌkɑrp /
the fleshy mesocarp of certain fruits, as the peach.
any fruit of fleshy consistency.
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The second way is called the wet method; the sarcocarp is removed by machine, and two wet, slimy seed packets are obtained.All About Coffee|William H. Ukers
British Dictionary definitions for sarcocarp
/ (ˈsɑːkəʊˌkɑːp) /
the fleshy mesocarp of such fruits as the peach or plum
any fleshy fruit
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