10 Most Surprising Fruits Commonly Mistaken for Vegetables !!!

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Apple is a fruit and carrot is a vegetable, well known universal classification. But, there is an overlapping region for many of the fruits which are considered as vegetables like Tomato.

Dead center of the overlapping region sits the tomato. So, why is it a fruit, and why is it a vegetable?

Botanically speaking, a fruit is a seed-bearing structure that develops from the ovary of a flowering plant, whereas vegetables are all other plant parts, such as roots, leaves, and stems.

Here is the list of fruits which are considered as vegetables:

1. Egg Plant (Brinjal)

2. Cucumber

3. Tomato

4. Bell Pepper (Capsicum)

5. Okra (Ladies Finger)

6. Sweet Corn

fresh corn vegetable with green leaves isolated on white background

7. Pumpkin

8. Peas

9. Olives

Olives are not included in traditional Indian cooking. But for Indian pizza lovers, olives are found as toppings in dominos pizzas.

10. Squash

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