variants or less commonly nuculane
plural nuculania
also nuculanes
: an indehiscent fleshy fruit (as the grape) resembling a berry except in being superior

Word History


nuculanium from New Latin, from Latin nucula nutlet + connective -n- + New Latin -ium; nuculane from New Latin nuculanium

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“Nuculanium.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 4 Mar. 2024.

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