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Meaning of EPISPERM

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  protective outer layer of seeds of flowering plants
 

EPISPERM is a 8 letter word that starts with E.

 

 Synonyms: seed coat, testa
 
 See Also: reproductive structure, seed

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Ep"i*sperm\, n. [Pref. epi- + Gr. ? seed: cf. F.
['e]pisperme.] (Bot.)
The skin or coat of a seed, especially the outer coat. See
{Testa}.

 

 

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