Definition of Aleurone in English :

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Aleurone meaning in English

Meaning of Aleurone in English

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Aleurone pronunciation in English

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1. aleurone

granular protein in outermost layer of endosperm of many seeds or cereal grains

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


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finely granulated protein present in seeds generally and forming the outer layer of cereal seeds

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see synonyms of aleurone
The protein-rich outermost layer of the endosperm of certain seeds, especially cereal grains.

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