meaning of carpellary

carpellary meaning in General Dictionary

Belonging to creating or containing carpels

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  • belonging to or forming or containing carpels
  • Belonging to, forming, or containing carpels.

Sentence Examples with the word carpellary

In structure a cycadean sporangium recalls those of certain ferns (Marattiaceae, Osmundaceae and Schizaeaceae), but in the development of the spores there are certain peculiarities not met with among the Vascular Cryptogams. With the exception of Cycas, the female flowers are also in the form of cones, bearing numerous carpellary scales.

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