Synonyms for drupe

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Dr. Morris found Mrs. Drupe already a widow when he arrived with the cashier.

The flowers are small and insignificant; and the fruit is a drupe.

The fruit is a drupe, that is, it consists of a fleshy husk enclosing a nut.

Drupe roundish, covered with bloom; the stone furrowed at its inner edge.

The Almond fruit is a drupe, like the peach, but the flesh is thin and hard and the pit is the Almond of commerce.

The drupe or stone-fruit, which consists of a hard stone surrounded by a fleshy covering, as the plum and the cherry.

The drupe is in this species round, with red skin and juicy flesh of a distinctly acid character.

We will then take them first into our consideration, and begin by giving an account of what is the structure of a drupe.

It was while the manager was deciding which of three other young women to take that Mr. Drupe was stricken with apoplexy.

The flesh is dry and seeds solitary under the thick skin of the drupe.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR DRUPE

fruit

nounedible part of vegetative growth developed after flowering

fruits

nounedible part of vegetative growth developed after flowering
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