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Definition of achene

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Definition as written by paulgrow:

A small, dry, hard, one-celled, one-seeded fruit that stays closed at maturity.

Definition as written by Plant_Geek:

A single-seeded fruit in which the seed is attached to the pericarp only at its base.

Definition as written by Joan:

A type of simple dry fruit

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