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English

From French péricarpe, from New Latin pericarpium, from Ancient Greek περικάρπιον (perikárpion, pod, husk, shell), from περί (perí, around) + καρπός (karpós, fruit). Alternatively, peri- + -carp.

Dutch

Ultimately from Latin pericarpium, from Ancient Greek περικάρπιον (perikárpion).