unripened

adjective un·rip·ened \ ˌən-ˈrī-pənd , -ˈrī-pᵊmd \
|Updated on: 30 Jun 2018

Definition of unripened

: not approaching or at full development : not matured : not ripened
  • unripened fruit

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