carpo-, carp-, -carp, -carpic, -carpium, -carpous, -carpus (fruit)
(Greek: fruit [or similar reproductive result]; to cut, to pluck)
acarpous (adjective) (not comparable)
Without fruit, not bearing fruit; sterile: The fruit tree is strictly acarpous and will not bear any more fruit.
allocarpy (s) (noun), allocarpies (pl)
The production of fruit after cross-fertilization.
Producing two kinds of fruit that differ either in form or in time of ripening.
apocarpous (adjective), more apocarpous, most apocarpous
A reference to having distinctly separate seed-bearing organs; such as, the strawberry.
chrysocarpous (adjective), more chrysocarpous, most chrysocarpous
Pertaining to plants that produce golden-yellow fruit.
The peculiar fruit of fennel, carrot, parsnip, and the like, consisting of a pair of carpels pendent from a supporting axis.
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