Drupe

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Diagram o a teepical drupe (peach), shawin baith fruit an seed

In botany, a drupe (or stane fruit) is an indehiscent fruit in which an ooter fleshy pairt (exocarp, or skin; an mesocarp, or flesh) surroonds a shell (the pit, stane, or pyrene) o haurdened endocarp wi a seed (kernel) inside.[1]

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  1. Stern, Kingsley R. (1997). Introductory Plant Biology (Seventh ed.). Dubuque: Wm. C. Brown. ISBN 0-07-114448-X.