Words nearby drupe
Origin of drupe
Examples from the Web for drupe
Drupe ovoid or oblong, with a bony and grooved or striate 1-celled and 1-seeded stone.
The flowers are small and insignificant; and the fruit is a drupe.Botany for Ladies|Jane Loudon
One of its component simple fruits (drupe) in section, showing the pulp, stone, and contained seed; more enlarged.The Elements of Botany|Asa Gray
Drupe globular; the thin crustaceous putamen hollowed out like a cup on one side.
We will then take them first into our consideration, and begin by giving an account of what is the structure of a drupe.