Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Furnished with an aril, as the fruit of the spindle-tree.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Having an aril.

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

  • adjective (of some seeds) having a fleshy and usually brightly colored cover

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Examples

  • The Colocynth seen in fruit much like an apple, not ribbed; it has the usual structure of the order, viz. 3-carpellary with revolute placentae, so much so, that they are placed near the circumference; seeds very numerous, surrounded with pulp, not arillate: no separation taking place; oval, brown, smooth.

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  • When it matures, however, the capsule breaks open to reveal intensely colored orange arillate seeds.

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  • When it matures, however, the capsule breaks open to reveal intensely colored orange arillate seeds.

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