stone fruit

Definitions of stone fruit
  1. noun
    fleshy indehiscent fruit with a single seed: e.g. almond; peach; plum; cherry; elderberry; olive; jujube
    synonyms: drupe
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    almond
    oval-shaped edible seed of the almond tree
    peach
    downy juicy fruit with sweet yellowish or whitish flesh
    plum
    any of numerous varieties of small to medium-sized round or oval fruit having a smooth skin and a single pit
    cherry
    a red fruit with a single hard stone
    elderberry
    berrylike fruit of an elder used for e.g. wines and jellies
    Chinese date, Chinese jujube, jujube
    dark red plumlike fruit of Old World buckthorn trees
    olive
    one-seeded fruit of the European olive tree usually pickled and used as a relish
    drupelet
    a small part of an aggregate fruit that resembles a drupe
    blackberry
    large sweet black or very dark purple edible aggregate fruit of any of various bushes of the genus Rubus
    raspberry
    red or black edible aggregate berries usually smaller than the related blackberries
    Jordan almond
    an almond covered with a sugar coating that is hard and flavored and colored
    damson, damson plum
    dark purple plum of the damson tree
    greengage, greengage plum
    sweet green or greenish-yellow variety of plum
    beach plum
    small dark purple fruit used especially in jams and pies
    sloe
    small sour dark purple fruit of especially the Allegheny plum bush
    Victoria plum
    a large red plum served as dessert
    black cherry, sweet cherry
    any of several fruits of cultivated cherry trees that have sweet flesh
    Mexican black cherry, capulin
    Mexican black cherry
    sour cherry
    acid cherries used for pies and preserves
    black olive, ripe olive
    olives picked ripe and cured in brine then dried or pickled or preserved canned or in oil
    green olive
    olives picked green and pickled in brine; infrequently stuffed with e.g. pimento
    acinus
    one of the small drupes making up an aggregate or multiple fruit like a blackberry
    type of:
    fruit
    the ripened reproductive body of a seed plant
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