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Car•po



Pronunciation: (kär'pō), [key]
n.
an ancient Greek goddess of summer fruit, considered by Athenians as one of the Horae.

carpo-




a combining form meaning “fruit,” “fruiting body,” used in the formation of compound words: carpophore; carpogonium.

carpo-




a combining form meaning “wrist,” used in the formation of compound words: carpometacarpal.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

Carpinteriacarpogonium

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