bacca

bacca

[bak-uh]
noun, plural baccae [bak-ee] . Botany.
a berry.

Origin:
< Latin bacca, bāca olive, any round fruit, berry

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bacca

noun
an indehiscent fruit derived from a single ovary having one or many seeds within a fleshy wall or pericarp: e.g. grape; tomato; cranberry [syn: simple fruit
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