exocarp

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

NounEdit

exocarp (plural exocarps)

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

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