Dicoccous Di*coc"cous, a. [Gr. di- = di`s- twice + ? grain, seed.] (Bot.) Composed of two coherent, one-seeded carpels; as, a dicoccous capsule. [1913 Webster]

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  • dicoccous — (ˈ)dī|käkəs adjective Etymology: di + coccous (from Greek kokkos grain, seed) : composed of two coherent one seeded carpels a dicoccous capsule …   Useful english dictionary

  • dicoccous — di·coc·cous …   English syllables

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