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aggregate fruit

Saltos de línea: ag¦gre|gate fruit

Definición de aggregate fruit en inglés:

sustantivo

Botany
A fruit formed from several carpels derived from the same flower, e.g. a raspberry.
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • Although I well knew, of course, that in technical botanical language, the blackberry is not a berry at all, but an aggregate fruit of numerous drupelets.
  • Strawberry and blackberry are also aggregate fruits with the addition of an edible, enlarged receptacle.
  • They do not arise from a single flower as in aggregate fruits like raspberries and blackberries.

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