Definition of monocarpellary in English:

monocarpellary

adjective

Botany
  • Having or consisting of a single carpel.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in George Bentham (1800–1884), botanist. From mono- + carpellary, perhaps after monocarp.

Pronunciation

monocarpellary

/ˌmɒnə(ʊ)ˈkɑːpəl(ə)ri//ˌmɒnə(ʊ)ˈkɑːp(ə)l(ə)ri/