seedball

noun

Definition of seedball

1 : a rounded and usually dry or capsular fruit (as of a potato)
2 : the collection of one-seeded fruits (as utricles) found in various plants (as the beet)

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seed entry 1 + ball

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“Seedball.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/seedball. Accessed 6 December 2019.

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