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  1. mericarp(noun)

    a carpel with one seed; one of a pair split apart at maturity

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  1. mericarp(Noun)

    An individual carpel of a schizocarp, having a single seed

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  1. Mericarp(noun)

    one carpel of an umbelliferous fruit. See Cremocarp

  2. Origin: [Gr. me`ros a part + karpo`s fruit.]

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