A fleshy simple fruit that has several seed chambers developed from a compound ovary and an outer fleshy part developed from the enlarged base of the flower. The pome is an accessory fruit and is characteristic of certain plants in the rose family, such as the apple and pear.
A fleshy fruit, as an apple or pear, having united carpels surrounded by a fleshy, usually edible receptacle.
(rare or archaic) Alternative spelling of poeme.
A fleshy fruit, such as an apple, pear, or quince, having several seed chambers and an outer fleshy part largely derived from the hypanthium.