exocarp

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exo- + Ancient Greek καρπός (karpós, fruit); exo- +‎ -carp.

Noun[edit]

exocarp (plural exocarps)

  1. (biology) The outermost layer of the pericarp of fruits; the skin or epicarp

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˌɛk.soːˈkɑrp/
  • Hyphenation: exo‧carp
  • Rhymes: -ɑrp

Noun[edit]

exocarp n (uncountable)

  1. exocarp