exendospermous

adjective
ex·​endospermous
variants: or less commonly exendospermic \ (¦)eks+ \

Definition of exendospermous

: lacking endosperm used of seedsexendospermous beans

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History and Etymology for exendospermous

ex- entry 1 + endosperm + -ous or -ic

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“Exendospermous.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/exendospermous. Accessed 3 Aug. 2020.

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