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carpology

Saltos de línea: car|pol¦ogy
Pronunciación: /kɑːˈpɒlədʒi
 
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Definición de carpology en inglés:

sustantivo

[mass noun] rare
The study of fruits and seeds.

Origen

early 19th century: from Greek karpos 'fruit' + -logy.

Derivados

carpological

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adjetivo
Example sentences
  • The insight achieved by carpological investigation is of primary importance in reconstructing the vegetation, forest, and steppes around the Hârzova tell.
  • The biggest problem was the amount of material to be moved, approximately 250,000 herbarium specimens and associated spirit and carpological collections; nearly 37 tonnes of material was shifted.
  • More than 10 000 carpological remains from the mainly Middle Bronze Age cultural layers of Tell Mozan have been identified so far.

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