Origin of drupe
Words nearby drupe
How to use drupe in a sentence
Some of the most common drupes include peaches, nectarines, plums, apricots and cherries, but olives, mangoes and pecans also fall under this category.A guide to stone fruit: How to choose, ripen, store and cook with it|Aaron Hutcherson|July 9, 2021|Washington Post
It was while the manager was deciding which of three other young women to take that Mr. Drupe was stricken with apoplexy.Duffels|Edward Eggleston
Areca, a genus of lofty palms with pinnated leaves, and a drupe-like fruit enclosed in a fibrous rind.
The Almond fruit is a drupe, like the peach, but the flesh is thin and hard and the pit is the Almond of commerce.The Practical Garden-Book|C. E. Hunn
The fruit is a purple-black, globular, berry-like drupe, containing a stone with one or two seeds.
The fruit is a black, berry-like drupe containing (usually) eight little, seedlike stones.