intexine

noun in·tex·ine \ ˈin‧ˌtekˌs|ēn , |īn \
variants: or intextine \-kˌst|\

Definition of intexine

plural -s
:the inner membrane of the exine when this exists in two layers

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Origin and Etymology of intexine

intexine from German, from int- (from Latin intus within) + exine; intextine alteration (influenced by extine) of intexine


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