exocarp

Exocarp vs Mesocarp - What's the difference?

exocarp | mesocarp |


As nouns the difference between exocarp and mesocarp

is that exocarp is (biology) the outermost layer of the pericarp of fruits; the skin or epicarp while mesocarp is (botany) the middle layer of the pericarp of a fruit in many fruits such as drupes and tomatoes, the mesocarp is fleshy.

Exocarp - What does it mean?

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Epicarp vs Exocarp - What's the difference?

epicarp | exocarp |


As nouns the difference between epicarp and exocarp

is that epicarp is (botany) exocarp while exocarp is (biology) the outermost layer of the pericarp of fruits; the skin or epicarp.

Skin vs Exocarp - What's the difference?

skin | exocarp |


As nouns the difference between skin and exocarp

is that skin is (uncountable) the outer protective layer of the body of any animal, including of a human while exocarp is (biology) the outermost layer of the pericarp of fruits; the skin or epicarp.

As a verb skin

is to injure the skin of.

Fruits vs Exocarp - What's the difference?

fruits | exocarp |


As nouns the difference between fruits and exocarp

is that fruits is while exocarp is (biology) the outermost layer of the pericarp of fruits; the skin or epicarp.

As a verb fruits

is (fruit).

Pericarp vs Exocarp - What's the difference?

pericarp | exocarp |


As nouns the difference between pericarp and exocarp

is that pericarp is (botany) the outermost layer, or skin, of a ripe fruit or ovary while exocarp is (biology) the outermost layer of the pericarp of fruits; the skin or epicarp.

Layer vs Exocarp - What's the difference?

layer | exocarp |


As nouns the difference between layer and exocarp

is that layer is a single thickness of some material covering a surface while exocarp is (biology) the outermost layer of the pericarp of fruits; the skin or epicarp.

As a verb layer

is (ambitransitive) to cut or divide (something) into layers.

Outermost vs Exocarp - What's the difference?

outermost | exocarp |


As an adjective outermost

is (outer).

As a noun exocarp is

(biology) the outermost layer of the pericarp of fruits; the skin or epicarp.