Definitions

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. an indehiscent fruit derived from a single ovary having one or many seeds within a fleshy wall or pericarp: e. g. grape; tomato; cranberry.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A berry, especially a succulent berry, like the gooseberry, in which seeds are distributed throughout a pulpy mass.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. an indehiscent fruit derived from a single ovary having one or many seeds within a fleshy wall or pericarp: e.g. grape; tomato; cranberry

Etymologies

Sorry, no etymologies found.

Examples

Wordnik is becoming a not-for-profit! Read our announcement here.

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.