resembling or relating to a drupe; consisting of drupes. producing drupes: drupaceous trees.
Origin of drupaceous
First recorded in 1815–25; drupe
Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019
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Historical Examples of drupaceous
In his eyes, the walnut and the coco-nut are not nuts, but 'drupaceous fruits,' just like the plum and the cherry.
The fruit of the Hawthorn is a drupaceous pome, something between pome and drupe.