aleurone

noun
al·eu·rone | \ ˈal-yə-ˌrōn \

Definition of aleurone 

: protein matter in the form of minute granules or grains occurring in seeds in endosperm or in a special peripheral layer

First Known Use of aleurone

1858, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for aleurone

German Aleuron, from Greek, flour; akin to Armenian ałam I grind

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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

Other words from aleurone

aleuronic \ˌal-yə-ˈrän-ik \ adjective

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