aggregate fruit definition

  • noun:
    • A fruit, such as the raspberry, composed of numerous individual small fruits based on separate ovaries within just one flower, borne together on a typical receptacle.
    • A fruit that develops through the fusion of greater than one carpel within one flower, as for example, a raspberry.
    • fresh fruit composed of numerous individual tiny fresh fruits or drupes produced from individual ovaries within a typical receptacle: e.g. blackberry; raspberry; pineapple

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