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fruit drop

Syllabification: fruit drop

Definition of fruit drop in English:

noun

The shedding of unripe fruit from a tree.
Example sentences
  • So on young trees, I think fruit drop is desirable.
  • Too much fertilizer, especially nitrogen, will cause fruit drop.
  • Overproduction can cause stress that triggers fruit drop.

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