drupelet

noun
drupe·​let | \ ˈdrü-plət How to pronounce drupelet (audio) \

Definition of drupelet

: a small drupe specifically : one of the individual parts of an aggregate fruit (such as the raspberry)

First Known Use of drupelet

1880, in the meaning defined above

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Dictionary Entries near drupelet

Drupa

drupaceous

drupe

drupelet

drupiferous

Drusus

drusy

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