Definition of Heterocarpism. Meaning of Heterocarpism. Synonyms of Heterocarpism

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Definition of Heterocarpism

Heterocarpism Het`er*o*car"pism, n. [Hetero- + Gr.? fruit.] (Bot.) The power of producing two kinds of reproductive bodies, as in Amphicarp[ae]a, in which besides the usual pods, there are others underground.

Meaning of Heterocarpism from wikipedia

- Amphikarpe, und Heterokarpe Pflanzen, 1890 - On geocarp, amphicarp and heterocarp. Monographie der Gattung Caltha, 1891 - Monograph on the genus Caltha...