Your website has provided me with a lot of helpful information;
however, I was unable to find the defintion of a true nut? I
have researched my school's library and the internet, but I have only
been able to find examples of true nuts.
A dry, hard indehiscent 1-celled and 1-seeded fruit, though
usually resulting from a compound ovary.
a dry indehiscent one-seeded fruit formed
from two or more carpels. Fig.18 T.
Anthony R. Brach
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