[ sin-kahr-puh s ]
/ sɪnˈkɑr pəs /
of the nature of or pertaining to a syncarp.
composed of or having united carpels.
Related formssyn·car·py [sin-kahr-pee] /ˈsɪn kɑr pi/, noun
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Syncarpous (fruit or pistil), composed of several carpels consolidated into one.The Elements of Botany|Asa Gray
British Dictionary definitions for syncarpous
/ (sɪnˈkɑːpəs) /
(of the ovaries of certain flowering plants) consisting of united carpelsCompare apocarpous
of or relating to a syncarp
Derived Formssyncarpy (ˈsɪnkɑːpɪ), noun
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