Pronunciation: (as'u-nus), [key]
—pl. -niPronunciation: (-nī"). [key]
1. Bot.one of the small drupelets or berries of an aggregate, baccate fruit, as the blackberry.
2. a berry, as a grape or currant.
a. a minute rounded lobule.
b. the smallest secreting portion of a gland.
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