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drupelet

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Pronunciation: /ˈdruːplɪt
 
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Definition of drupelet in English:

noun

Another term for drupel.
Example sentences
  • I knew, of course, that in technical botanical language, the blackberry is not a berry at all, but an aggregate fruit of numerous drupelets.
  • The crumbly berry is caused by the failure of some of the tiny drupelets, which make up the fruit, to develop.
  • Each pistil is able to produce a seed and a drupelet.

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