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aleurone

noun al·eu·rone \ˈal-yə-ˌrōn\

Medical Definition of ALEURONE

:  protein matter in the form of minute granules or grains occurring in seeds in endosperm or in a special peripheral layer
al·eu·ron·ic \ˌal-yə-ˈrän-ik\ adjective

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