Definition of Drupelets

1. Noun. (plural of drupelet) ¹



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Definition of Drupelets

1. drupelet [n] - See also: drupelet

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Drupelets

drunkenhead
drunkenly
drunkenness
drunkennesses
drunker
drunkest
drunklike
drunkness
drunkorexia
drunks
drupaceous
drupal
drupe
drupel
drupelet
drupelets (current term)
drupelike
drupels
drupes
druplet
druplets
druse
drused
drusen
drusen of the macula
drusen of the optic nerve head
druses
drusier
drusiest
drusy

Literary usage of Drupelets

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Gray's New Manual of Botany: A Handbook of the Flowering Plants and Ferns of by Asa Gray, Benjamin Lincoln Robinson, Merritt Lyndon Fernald (1908)
"... ot rather large juicy but acid drupelets. (B. americanus Britton.) — Wet woods» etc., Lab. to Alaska, ... Fruit of 80-60 small drupelets c ..."

2. Rhodora by New England Botanical Club (1907)
"Its great number of drupelets makes it very seedy. Its long, slender, tapering shape has suggested its two most characteristic names — Sow-teat and ..."

3. Flora of Miami: Being Descriptions of the Seed-plants Growing Naturally on by John Kunkel Small (1913)
"Fruit a cluster or spike of drupelets. Stamens 2 or sometimes solitary, the connectives without appendages : drupelets manifestly ..."

4. Cyclopedia of American Horticulture: Comprising Suggestions for Cultivation by Liberty Hyde Bailey, Wilhelm Miller (1902)
"The drupelets are usually more or less coherent at maturity, ... In the Raspberries, the coherent drupelets separate from the torus at maturity, ..."

5. The Microscopy of Vegetable Foods: With Special Reference to the Detection by Andrew Lincoln Winton, Josef Moeller, Kate Grace Barber Winton (1916)
"Owing to their crowded arrangement the thickness of the flesh in the sides of the drupelets is much less than in the outer part. The exposed surface and the ..."

6. Flora of the Rocky Mountains and Adjacent Plains, Colorado, Utah, Wyoming by Per Axel Rydberg (1917)
"... ones obliquely ovate, the terminal one rhomboid; petals elliptic or oblanceolate; fruit red, globose; drupelets rather few, large, slightly coherent. ..."

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