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Greek privative ἀ- + χαίνω (chainō), to gape)

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Singular
Achene

Plural
Achenes

Achene (plural Achenes)
  1. (botany) A small, dry, indehiscent fruit, containing a single seed, as in the buttercup; -- called a naked seed by the earlier botanists

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  • Achene in The Century Dictionary, The Century Co., New York, 1911
  • Achene at OneLook® Dictionary Search

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