from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. See accessory fruit.
  • n. See pome.

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  • n. A plant structure that resembles a fruit but is not derived from a flower or flowers

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

  • n. a fleshy fruit (apple or pear or related fruits) having seed chambers and an outer fleshy part


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