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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Remaining closed at maturity.

Usage examples (25)
  • The nutritious indehiscent pods have evolved for animal dispersal.
  • Berry A juicy indehiscent fruit having the seeds enclosed in pulp.
  • Unlike most legumes, the Pterocarpus fruit is indehiscent and dispersed by wind.
  • Technically speaking, it is a hard, indehiscent, one-seeded dry fruit resulting from for more
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