Polycarpic
Polycarpic Pol`y*car"pic, Polycarpous Pol`y*car"pous, a. [Poly- + Gr. ? fruit.] (Bot.) (a) Bearing fruit repeatedly, or year after year. (b) Having several pistils in one flower. [1913 Webster]

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  • Polycarpic — plants are those that flower and set seeds many times before dying.ee also* Monocarpic …   Wikipedia

  • polycarpic — [päl΄i kär′pik] adj. [ POLY + CARPIC] Bot. 1. capable of flowering and fruiting an indefinite number of times 2. having two or more separate carpels: Also polycarpous …   English World dictionary

  • polycarpic — polikarpinis statusas T sritis augalininkystė apibrėžtis Būdingas tipui vaisiaus, susiformavusio iš didesnio vaislapėlių skaičiaus. atitikmenys: angl. polycarpic; polycarpous rus. поликарпный …   Žemės ūkio augalų selekcijos ir sėklininkystės terminų žodynas

  • polycarpic — polycarpy, n. /pol ee kahr pik/, adj. Bot. 1. producing fruit many times, as a perennial plant. 2. having a gynoecium composed of two or more distinct ovaries. Also, polycarpous. [1840 50; < NL polycarpicus. See POLY , CARPIC] * * * …   Universalium

  • polycarpic — adjective a) Bearing fruit repeatedly, or year after year. b) Having several pistils in one flower …   Wiktionary

  • polycarpic — poly·car·pic …   English syllables

  • polycarpic — pol•y•car•pic [[t]ˌpɒl iˈkɑr pɪk[/t]] also pol y•car′pous adj. 1) bot producing fruit many times, as a perennial plant 2) bot having two or more distinct carpels • Etymology: 1840–50; < NL polycarpicus. See poly , carpic pol′y•car py, n …   From formal English to slang

  • polycarpic — /pɒliˈkapɪk/ (say polee kahpik) adjective producing fruit many times a year or year after year. Also, polycarpous. {Greek polykarpos} …   Australian English dictionary

  • polycarpic — …   Useful english dictionary

  • polycarpic plant — polikarpinis augalas statusas T sritis augalininkystė apibrėžtis Augalas, žydintis ir derantis daug kartų per gyvenimą. atitikmenys: angl. polycarpic plant rus. поликарпнoе растение …   Žemės ūkio augalų selekcijos ir sėklininkystės terminų žodynas

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