drupelet


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drupelet

[′drüp·lət]
(botany)
An individual drupe of an aggregate fruit. Also known as grain.
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As a result normal drupelets formation and maturation are prevented thereby destroying the mulberries as edible fruit (Siegler and Jenkins 1922).
01 g; b) length and equatorial diameter obtained with a digital pachymeter, the measures being performed at the medium third of the fruit; c) number of drupelets from the drupelets from the powdering of the fruits by hand as reported by Perkins et al.
As a result, normal drupelets formation and maturation are prevented, thereby destroying the mulberries as edible fruit (Siegler and Jenkins,