- of the nature of or pertaining to a syncarp.
- composed of or having united carpels.
Origin of syncarpous
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Syncarpous (fruit or pistil), composed of several carpels consolidated into one.The Elements of Botany
- (of the ovaries of certain flowering plants) consisting of united carpelsCompare apocarpous
- of or relating to a syncarp
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