monocarp


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mon·o·carp

 (mŏn′ə-kärp′)
n.
A monocarpic plant.

monocarp

(ˈmɒnəʊˌkɑːp)
n
(Botany) a plant that is monocarpic
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Noun1.monocarp - a plant that bears fruit once and diesmonocarp - a plant that bears fruit once and dies
plant life, flora, plant - (botany) a living organism lacking the power of locomotion
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Highlighting the performance of Mauritian economy, he said that it was a monocarp economy in the beginning when the only economic activity in the island was the plantation of sugarcane.
Its life history can differ among individuals and populations, but it is typically a biennial monocarp (Kim and Donohue, 2011).
Raphia palmwine is the sap of a monocarp crop and is widely grown along the cost of west and central Africa (Ekanem, 1959, Bassier, 1968), palmwine is an important socio-economic, nutrition and health item of many Nigerians especially the low-income rural dwellers.