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Is a tomatoe a fruit?

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Dr. Stephen Southard
Internal Medicine

In brief: It is

Remember the botanical sense of a fruit is broader than people often think, as it refers to the developed ovary of a seed plant .
.. remember the tomato develops from the flower(which contains the ovary).

In brief: It is

Remember the botanical sense of a fruit is broader than people often think, as it refers to the developed ovary of a seed plant .
.. remember the tomato develops from the flower(which contains the ovary).
Dr. Stephen Southard
Dr. Stephen Southard
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Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics

In brief: Yes!

I tomato is a fruit, just like kiwi is a fruit.
That means pizza with tomato-based sauce is not a "vegetable".

In brief: Yes!

I tomato is a fruit, just like kiwi is a fruit.
That means pizza with tomato-based sauce is not a "vegetable".
Dr. Robert Kwok
Dr. Robert Kwok
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