having the carpels separate.
apocarpous (pistils), when the several pistils of the same flower are separate.
The Elements of Botany Asa Gray
The pistil is apocarpous, consisting of several distinct carpels, each with ovary, style and stigma.
Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 10, Slice 5 Various
(of the ovaries of flowering plants such as the buttercup) consisting of separate carpels Compare syncarpous
the state of being restored or reestablished; restitution. the doctrine that Satan and all sinners will ultimately be restored to God. Historical Examples We will discuss this more fully, however, in the next chapter on the apocatastasis or beatific union. Tragic Sense Of Life Miguel de Unamuno And does not this apocatastasis, this humanization or […]
the point in the orbit of a heavenly body farthest from a primary other than the earth or the sun.
noun a lens, consisting of three or more elements of different types of glass, that is designed to bring light of three colours to the same focal point, thus reducing its chromatic aberration Compare achromat
corrected for spherical aberration at two wavelengths or colors and for at three wavelengths. adjective (of a lens) almost free from spherical and chromatic aberration