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- n. Plural form of drupelet.
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Each incipient drupelet has its own stigma and good pollination requires the delivery of many grains of pollen to the flower so that all drupelets develop.
He gives examples of those "certain peculiar words/like strengths or squinched"; he describes them as "many-lettered, one-syllabled lumps" which resemble the composition of the blackberry that is a clump of small drupelets.
On top of each dollop, a couple of drupelets from a blackberry are placed, with drops of a blackberry sauce.
Instead, they are "aggregate fruits", agglomerations of individual berries known as drupelets.
"Without population control, human beings would now be packed on this surface of this old planet like drupelets on a blackberry!