polycarpous

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po·ly·car·pic

 (pŏl′ē-kär′pĭk) also pol·y·car·pous (-pəs)
adj.
1. Flowering and fruiting more than once.
2. Having fruit or pistils with two or more carpels.

pol′y·car′py n.

polycarpous

(ˌpɒlɪˈkɑːpəs)
adj
1. (Botany) (of a plant) having a gynoecium consisting of many distinct carpels
2. (Botany) another word for polycarpic
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To define monocarpy or polycarpy, and distinguish clonal growth forms from non-clonal plant morphology must be a subject of much study.