from The Century Dictionary.
- In botany, having the fruit covered with spines.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- adjective (Bot.) Having the fruit covered with spines.
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- adjective botany Having the
fruitcovered with spines.
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From Ancient Greek ἄκανθος (akanthos, "acanthus") + -carpous.
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