Translation of pericarp in Spanish:

pericarp

pericarpio, n.

Pronunciation: /ˈpɛrəˌkɑrp//ˈpɛrɪkɑːp/

noun

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    pericarpio masculine
    • The enzyme indeed increases during ripening, and is concentrated in the skin and outer pericarp of the fruit.
    • Mature fruits were collected manually from the ground and the fibrous pericarps were removed using a mechanical dehusker immediately following harvest.
    • All enzyme assays were performed with naked seeds, i.e. seeds from which the pericarp was removed.
    • Fruits had the pericarps removed and the seeds were stratified.
    • Prior to seed germination, the pericarp of a dispersed fruit opens to form a small slit near the stylar end.