Definition of drupel in English:

drupel

noun

Botany
  • Any of the small individual drupes forming a fleshy aggregate fruit such as a blackberry or raspberry; a drupelet.

Origin

Mid 19th century: from modern Latin drupella, diminutive of drupa ‘overripe olive’ (see drupe).

Pronunciation

drupel

/ˈdruːp(ə)l/