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drupelet

[′drüp·lət]
(botany)
An individual drupe of an aggregate fruit. Also known as grain.
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However, although the nine syconia and 313 drupelets found at Gilgal I may 'significantly outnumber any other fruit remains from that period' (Kislev et al.
2006a: 1373), histological examination of drupelets could shed further light on reproductive status (Baskaya & Crane 1950), as well as degrees of preservation of archaeobotanical syconia and drupelets.
One last factoid: Hold a single raspberry and you're actually holding a collection of miniature, stuck-together fruits called drupelets, formed from individual ovaries within a single flower.