What does parthenocarpic mean?

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  1. Exhibiting or relating to parthenocarpy.
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Such avocados are parthenocarpic, which means that they develop without the benefit of pollination and fertilization and thus do not contain seeds.
This parthenocarpic mutant has spun off another opportunity for CSIRO breeders.
When MdPI expression is removed flowers lack both petals and stamens and parthenocarpic fruits develop.
The total number of pistils, parthenocarpic and seed containing siliques, and the mean number of seeds per silique were recorded.
A subsample of all fruits collected should be tested for seed content, since Eremophila fruits may be parthenocarpic.
Sterile plants produce microspores aborted in tetrads, no visible pollen shed, and parthenocarpic pods bearing no seeds.

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