an aggregate fruit.
a collective fruit.
(botany) a fleshy multiple fruit, formed from two or more carpels of one flower or the aggregated fruits of several flowers
A fleshy compound fruit composed either of the fruits of several flowers, as in the pineapple and mulberry, or of several carpels of a single flower, as in the magnolia and raspberry.
adjective, Botany. 1. of the nature of or pertaining to a syncarp. 2. composed of or having united carpels. adjective 1. (of the ovaries of certain flowering plants) consisting of united carpels Compare apocarpous 2. of or relating to a syncarp
[sin-kat-i-gawr-uh-mat-ik, -gor-] /sɪnˌkæt ɪˌgɔr əˈmæt ɪk, -ˌgɒr-/ adjective 1. Traditional Logic. of or relating to a word that is part of a categorical proposition but is not a term, as all, some, is. 2. Contemporary Logic. of or relating to a word or symbol that has no independent meaning and acquires meaning only in the […]
noun, (used esp. in the phrases in sync and out of sync) 1. synchronization: The picture and the soundtrack were out of sync. 2. harmony or harmonious relationship: Management wants to be in sync with the client’s wishes. verb (used with or without object) 3. to synchronize; harmonize. verb 1. an informal word for synchronize […]
verb (used without object), sympathized, sympathizing. 1. to be in sympathy or agreement of feeling; share in a feeling (often followed by with). 2. to feel a compassionate sympathy, as for suffering or trouble (often followed by with). 3. to express sympathy or condole (often followed by with). 4. to be in approving accord, as […]