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hesperidium

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noun, hes·per·id·i·um \ˌhes-pə-ˈri-dē-əm\

Definition of hesperidium

plural hesperidiaplay \-dē-ə\

  1. :  a berry (as an orange or lime) having a leathery rind



Origin of hesperidium

New Latin


First Known Use: circa 1866


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