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fruitlet

[froot-lit] /ˈfrut lɪt/
noun, Botany
1.
a small fruit, especially one of those forming an aggregate fruit, as the raspberry.
Origin of fruitlet
1880-1885
1880-85; fruit + -let
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  • fruitlet size and position within the cluster influence apple fruitlet susceptibility to chemical thinners.
  • There was no increase in flowering or fruitlet number.

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