Endocarp Definition

ĕndə-kärp
noun
The inner layer of the pericarp of a ripened ovary or fruit, as the pit surrounding the seed of a drupe.
Webster's New World
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Noun

Singular:
endocarp
Plural:
endocarps

Origin of Endocarp

  • endo- + Ancient Greek καρπός (karpos, “fruit”); endo- +‎ -carp.

    From Wiktionary

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