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drupe

a type of succulent, fleshy fruit produced by some plants in which the seed is enclosed in a hard, woody ‘stone’. The fruit is formed from the swollen tissue of the PERICARP. Examples include peach, plum, cherry, olive, apricot.
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When the drupes dropped, they thwacked the roof with thunks and then rolled down the slant of the roof to fall into the back yard.
The mature drupe is yellowish, with a thin fleshy mesocarp and a thin-walled (0.4-0.5 mm thick) woody endocarp (Fig.
Only healthy olive drupes, without any kind of infection or physical damage, were collected from ten different trees of comparable age and vigour, evenly spaced between them, within the same growing area.
The drupe app is a people-centric app that works as an overlay layer focused on a user's contacts, allowing users to drag and drop contacts with one swipe in order to communicate.
Les margines ou eaux de vegetation sont des effluents issus de l'extraction de l'huile d'olive, constitues par l'eau contenue dans les cellules de la drupe, les eaux de lavage et celles liees au processus de traitement (qui dans les installations traditionnelles representent de 40 a 120 l par quintal d'olives traite), affirment des specialistes de l'environnement.
Coconut is not only a fruit but a nut and a seed as well, technically it is a called a drupe. It consists of three layers -- the outside layer is called exocarp, the fibrous inside layer is called mesocarp and the thin woody layer surrounding the actual layer of coconut is the endocarp.
small drupe on top--we were a matched set, which lay outside society,
It is a drupe with a thin epicarp, a soft fleshy thick mesocarp and a hard endocarp encasing a soft dicotyledonous kernel.
Mango, known as the king of fruits, is a juicy stone fruit (drupe).
It produces a drupe that is similar to allspice in taste and flavor.
Myrna Segismundo, who recently retired from Restaurant 9501 in Quezon City, talked about the coconut, enumerating the various uses of its leaves, trunk, pith, stone fruit (drupe) and inflorescence (flowers).