caprifig

[n] - wild variety of the common fig used to facilitate pollination of certain figs
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caprifig

Ficus carica sylvestris noun wild variety of the common fig used to facilitate pollination of certain figs
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caprifig

(from the article `fig`) ...staminate (male) or pistillate (female). Long-styled female flowers are characteristic of the fruits of most garden and orchard fig trees. ... The fig wasp`s life cycle is typified in the caprifig (Ficus carica sylvestris), a wild, inedible fig. Wasps mature from eggs deposited inside the ... [2 related ar...
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caprifig

caprifig (kăp'rufig") : see fig.
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