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(Science: plant biology) The wall of a fruit, developed from the ovary wall. The ripened and variously modified walls of a plant ovary.Consisting of the outer [[exocarp, central [[mesocarp and inner [[endocarp, this is the wall of a plant fruit that develops from the ovary wall.

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i have a question in my AP bio class: 1) Explain the role of fleshy fruit containing the seed my answer : they have fleshy pericarp(tomato, grapes) please help. thanks

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by kandarp shah
Sun Mar 05, 2006 10:20 pm
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: fleshy fruit
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