cremocarp definition

  • noun:
    • The good fresh fruit of fennel, carrot, parsnip, etc., consisting of a set of carpels pendent from a supporting axis.
    • The peculiar fruit of fennel, carrot, parsnip, and the like, composed of a couple of carpels pendent from a supporting axis.
    • A fruit, as that of the Umbellifer√¶, consisting of several indehiscent, substandard, one-seeded carpels, isolating at maturity from both and from the thin axis. Also known as carpadelium.

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