(?), n. [Gr. karpo`s + -spore.] (Bot.) A kind of spore formed in the conceptacles of red alg. -- Car`po*spor"ic (), a.
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adj. 1. of or relating to a carpospore.

2. having carpospores.
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(kr"ps), n.;
pl. Carpi (kr"p).
[NL., fr. Gr. karpo`s wrist.] (Anat.) The wrist; the bones or cartilages between the forearm, or antibrachium, and the hand or forefoot; in man, consisting of eight short bones disposed in two rows.
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